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Outdoor Pool, South Shields (former)

There was an outdoor swimming pool in South Shields  on the North Foreshore, which was opened in 1923.[1] The pool closed in 1939 and was subsequently demolished.
South Shields 1923
Bathing Pool, South Shields
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New pool will be seafront’s third
- Article by Janis Blower, Shields Gazette, 14 May 2013. This includes some information about the former outdoor swimming pool in South Shields.

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Tyne and Wear HER(17079): South Shields, North Foreshore, bathing pool
- "Opened in 1923. Closed in 1939."

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Tyne & Wear HER: 17079
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