Scarborough North Bay swimming pool

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The construction of the North Bay outdoor swimming pool. Construction work began in 1938, at a cost to the rate payer of £30,000.

The council built accommodation for bathers, seating for spectators, and a swimming pool 230 feet long and 60 feet wide filled with sea water that had been filtered and chlorinated and heated to a temperature fo 68F. The pool was the last major improvement to the North side before the outbreak of war in 1939.

For reprints telephone 0330 1230203 and quote reference number YRN-180925-112249050.