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Currently SEAS are busy digitally archiving The Sunbeam Collection and a range of ‘Walkies’. These are being added to the website on a weekly basis – so do keep returning. Whilst browsing please note that titles are not imposed upon the images – rather and as best we can – a description and keywords are allocated.

Thanet (2107)

Party of people standing beside USAF Grumman amphibian plane at Manston airbase.

Election candidate for Ramsgate council elections at Eastcliff polling station.Ramsgate, Kent.

Comedian Tommy Cooper at fete, Thanet, Kent. 1972

Baking bread, Bowketts, Margate c1950

Miriam Verena Edwards(nee Spratling) , Frank John Edwards and Eric John Edwards sitting on one of Thanet beaches (either Margate or Ramsgate). Taken in 1932.

Spectators admiring model showing off swimsuit at a trade show. Westcliff Hall, Ramsgate Kent.

Woman with dog crossing Northdown Road in the rain at Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Jean Vincett on the beach aged 2 1927. Margate, Kent.

Three girls dressed in white as May Queens and Princesses. Ramsgate, Kent.

The White Horse Cafe, Margate c1950

Ramsgate General Hospital carnival float, Ramsgate carnival, Ramsgate, Kent.

Aerial view of Ramsgate airport terminal building.

Children and adults at bonfire night celebrations, Ramsgate, Kent.

Jacquline 1961 Ramsgate seafront, Kent.

Grace Hadfield and Phillip Jerram, sitting on Sunbeam donkey. Taken on Broadstairs seafront.

Ken Smith and friend on the beach in Ramsgate, Kent.

Eason Harrison Spratling walking, possibly in Ramsgate .

People getting on the Scenic Railway, Dreamland Amusement Park, Margate, Kent.

Alex Nunes at the beach Ramsgate, Kent. 1937.

Lady bathing in the sea at Thanet, Kent.

Broadstairs sailing club dinghy in sea off Broadstairs Kent.

Michael and Michaela Mays at Broadstairs promenade. 1968.

Schoolboy being presented with new bicycle outside of the Odeon Cinema, Ramsgate, Kent.

Boy dressesd as World Cup mascot World Cup Willie at carnival parade, Thanet, Kent. 1966

Couple relaxing on balcony of beach shelter at Westcliff, Ramsgate, Kent. 1964