Pictures with captions is not my idea of history but I know people do like old photographs of old Margate, so I have cherry picked a few for people who enjoy old photographs. This selection is Margate in the 1890's.
The Harbour area
Beside the Jetty at low water
Margate Harbour looking towards the Parade.
The much photographed Jetty with no lifeboat slipways making it pre 1897