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Digital Gallery Images

The Gallery includes images of the borough's streets and buildings and portraits of people and communities. The Digital Gallery images are displayed as thumbnails. Full size images can be viewed by clicking on a thumbnail.

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Margate 1950s

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Island History Trust Image Collection


A Wright family outing, from Alpha Grove, Millwall, Isle of Dogs to Margate in the 1950s. Includes: Fred, Dennis, Billy, George, Joe, Frank and Connie Wright (brothers) with their wives and some children; Alice Smith and her son, Dennis; Fred and Rose Bennett, Bernard Fletcher, Derek Budge, John Gill, Jimmy Sheah, Eileen Wright (later Duhig), Fred (?) Davis, ‘Lum' Wright and mrs Mary Anne Wright From Joe Wright