Swimming History Picture of the Week: Gourock Outdoor Swimming Pool


Gourock Outdoor Swimming Pool


Enjoy open air swimming in this salt water pool, heated to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, and get a feel for the summer on the terraced area or the traditional patio with spectacular views of the Clyde Estuary. Recently refurbished as part of a £1.8m renovation project with diving boards retained! More…


The pool opened in 1909 and the water heated from 1969.


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