Scarborough Mere pictured in its heyday with the popular Mere cafe in the background.
Quite a few people can be seen watching some activity out on the water.
What had once been a 40-acre lake and swamp by the mid-1920s the Mere and its man-made islands were transformed into a beautiful public amenity.
Photo reproduced courtesy of the Max Payne collection.
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