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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.

Women (131)

Election of Miss Westbrook1960.

Man dressed as ‘Old Mother Riley’ character dancing with woman in street at Ramsgate carnival. Ramsgate, Kent.

Gladys Gifford and Lily Gifford, walking on Thanet coast, Kent.

Lily Gifford and Flora Gifford walking, along the promenade, Broadstairs, Kent.

Miss Westbrook 1960 and entourage.

Jean Cuckson (maiden name Crump) and Frances Crump, on Margate seafront, by the clocktower. April 1951.

Portrait of woman standing at bar at home, Thanet, Kent. 1972

Women diplaying knitted toys at Thanet, Kent. 1972

Mayor of Ramsgate presenting silver cup to women in dress shop.Ramsgate, Kent

Hop pickers in Hop garden at Minster-in-Thanet,Kent.

Broadstairs Water Sports Queen at annual Water Gala event Victoria Gardens with runner up and mayor, Broadstairs, Kent.

Mayor of Ramsgate presenting silver cup to women in dress shop.Ramsgate, Kent

Sue Butcher and friend Ramsgate seafront, 1960.

Kent Cooperative Beauty Queen competition contestants on stage at Margate Winter Gardens.

Women lining up and practicing for annual pancake race at Westgate-on Sea, Kent.

Portrait of woman at home, Thanet, Kent. 1963

Fashion parade at the Pavillion, Broadstairs, Kent.

Two women in bathing costumes standing on cilff top.

Group of women aviators lining up alongside light aircraft at Manston airport, Manston, Kent. 1971

Daphne Davey at Ramsgate, Kent.

Entrants to the Miss Lido beauty contest at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Jean Cuckson and Frances Foord, walking down by seating at Margate seafront. Late 1950s.

Woman holding axe standing by burgled safe. November 1959

Woman siting in car at Morrisons garage showrooms the Broadway, Broadstairs.

Two women strolling along the coast at Thanet, Kent.