Posts for Swimming Pool

Official Opening of the Swimming Pool

Bude and Stratton Secondary Schools official opening of the swimming pool in 1966

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Repairing Swimming Pool

From June 1931 when the swimming pool on Summerleaze Beach was being repaired.

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Summerleaze in 1926 – before the pool

Summerleaze in 1926, five years before the swimming pool was built. The natural pool which is much in use is where the sluice of the present pool is situated, it […]

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Before the sea pool – 1923

If the children were standing there today, they would be under water – this 1923 photo is taken from within the area of the present sea pool.

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Summerleaze in 1923

Another photo of Summerleaze from 1923 – before the swimming pool was built – with changing tents for the modest.

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Summerleaze before the pool

In this fairly poorly tinted postcard from the 1920’s, is a south-facing view showing the area of Summerleaze where the sea pool will be built. You can trace the shape […]

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Summerleaze – Monday’s Pit 1920

Another view of Monday’s Pit on Summerleaze beach in 1920, before the pool was built. The steps from Summerleaze Down are there – although they look a bit unsafe – […]

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Summerleaze and the breakwater 1905

A 1905 view of the breakwater and Summerleaze, without the swimming pool.

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