The 1912 Amateur Swimming Association  directory for swimmers in England listing: Indoor swimming baths, lidos, swimming lakes, swimming rivers, and seaside swimming facilities...

OXFORDSHIRE

BANBURY.

Public Bath, Banbury.

In 1887, land was purchased by the Banbury Recreation and Bathing Company, adjoining the Great Western Railway north of the bridge, to replace condemned public swimming baths in Swan Close Road. The baths were completed the following year. More...
OXFORD.

 

Public Bath, Merton St.

Oxford Public Bath Merton Street History
OXFORD. 

 

Long Bridge, River Isis. Men only. Historic wild swimming venue.

OXFORD. 

River Isis. Ladies only. Historic wild swimming venue.

OXFORD. 

River, Trimbling Bay. Historic wild swimming venue.

OXFORD.  ​  River, Trimbling Bay. Historic wild swimming venue.
OXFORD.  ​  River, Trimbling Bay. Historic wild swimming venue.
OXFORD.  ​  River, Trimbling Bay. Historic wild swimming venue.
OXFORD. 

Parsons Pleasure, River Cherwell. Historic wild swimming venue.

Parsons Pleasure today...

OXFORD.  ​  Parsons Pleasure, River Cherwell. Historic wild swimming venue.
OXFORD.  ​  Parsons Pleasure, River Cherwell. Historic wild swimming venue.
OXFORD. 

Rea. Bathing Place, River Cherwell. Ladies only. Historic wild swimming venue.

Outdoor Swimming in Britain - History
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