Tyne and Wear HER(9312): Tynemouth, Long Sands, Lido

  • Description

    "Interwar lido style open air pool. Much neglected. Opened 30 May 1925 arising from a campaign since the turn of the century following the annual loss of life amongst Victorian and Edwardian trippers unused to the cold and currents of the North Sea. Originally there were no dressing rooms or facilities. The pavilion was opened on 2 July 1927. Users entered through a turnstile...."
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  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: http://www.twsitelines.info/SMR/9312
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years, 8 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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