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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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Portrait of publican using till at pub in Thanet, Kent. 1962

Margate council employees working in one of the council cafes, possibly the Winter Gardens or Margate Sundeck. Center: Dolly Baker.

Famworker standing on wall damaged by a crashed USAF F84F Thunderstreak 97FBS jet.at Cleve Cout Minster-in-Thanet .1956

Workers drinking on timber boat at Sandwich boatyard, Sandwich, kent.

Buffet at station, Ramsgate, Kent.

Baking bread, Bowketts, Margate c1950

Ramsgate corporation worker with corporation horse, Ramsgate, Kent.

East Kent Times van and workers delivering tea chests at docks for transport to Tristian Da Cuhna.

Men taking posession of new television set in Queen’s Street, Ramsgate Kent.

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

Sunbeam Boss John Milton centre, Ivy McLennon, Winnie Ford nee Marsh, Dot Walker, Flory Driver. far left Chris Fright’s Auntie. Miss Harmen left of John. At the Sunbeam Factory, 82 Sweyn Road, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Portrait of a beach inspector standing next to a Sunbeam lion at Palm Bay, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Portrait of publican using till at pub in Thanet, Kent. 1962

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

Broadstairs and St.Peter’s council chairman having beer with construction workers after laying the coping block for the new sea defences at Broadstairs, Kent. March 1965.

Apprentice and workman with carpet cleaning machine at Thanet, Kent.

Schoolboys on a visit to printing works with typesetter.

Man working on motorhome conversion. Dormobile manufacture. Martin Walters.

Man restoring clock face on clock tower at Ramsgate harbour, Kent.

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

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.

East Kent Bus Company workers outside depot at Margate Road, Westwood, Broadstairs, Kent.

Workers drinking on timber boat at Sandwich boatyard, Sandwich, kent.

Hop stringing at Sevenscore farm near Ramsgate, Kent.

Actor Jack Warner (AKA Dixon of Dock Green) on stage meeting staff at the Odeon cinema, Ramsgate, Kent.