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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.

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Workers on the roof in the snow at the Royal Victoria Pavilion, Ramsgate, Kent.

Portrait of pub landlady at bar in pub, Thanet, Kent.1963

Schoolboys on a visit to printing East Kent Times printing works with typesetter and manager Bob Smith.

Portrait of Off Licence owner, Thanet, Kent.

Portrait of postcard seller on seafront, Ramsgate, Kent 1965

Miss Margate and entourage with steam train driver at Margate, station.

Ground crew in front of Hoverlloyd SRN4 Hovercraft at Pegwell Hoverport, Pegwell Bay, Ramsgate, Kent.

Man maintaining model buildings at Ramsgate Model Village, Kent.

Rhonallea Hotel 1960. Rosalyn Benson (centre)  won Miss June Dairy Maid. Sister Evelyn sat next to her, Minnie Benson (mother) 4th row on left wearing white cardigan. Owner Steve Hazell back row with checked shirt, waitresses in front of him Ann, on left Edna, to left of Edna, Lillian Hazel.

Workers cleaning up after fire at the Royal Victoria Pavillion Ramsgate seafront, Ramsgate, Kent.

Portrait of postman from Thanet, Kent,

Ramsgate corporation worker with corporation horse, Ramsgate, Kent.

Cliff-face repairs at Eastcliff, Ramsgate, Kent.

Chris Fright (far right bottom) Norman Marsh fifth from left, middle Mack Lelen (sunbeam photographer) next to Norman on right. At the Sunbeam Factory 82 Sweyn Road Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Manufacturing of fibreglass body panels for Dormobile motorhomes. Martin Walters.

Ramsgate corporation worker with corporation horse and cart, Ramsgate, Kent.

Workers cleaning up after a fire at the Royal Victoria Pavillion Ramsgate seafront, Ramsgate, Kent.

Portrait of shopkeeper at Thanet, Kent.

Schoolboys on a visit to printing East Kent Times printing works with typesetter and manager Bob Smith.

Subsidence at Hereson Road Post Office, Ramsgate, Kent.

Norman Marsh (aged 15) 1926 as runner for Sunbeam Photos, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Motor scooter mechanics at work, Ramsgate, Kent.

Council worker with Ramsgate Borough cart in the street, Ramsgate, Kent.

Portrait of fisherman Arthur Veryon at Ramsgate harbour, Ramsgate, Kent.

Norman Marsh and colleague at Sunbeam Photographs,Sweyn Road, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.