SPARKHILL BATHS

©  COLIN BAKER   2007                                                                                       

The baths located on the Stratford Road was opened on 29th July 1931. The main swimming pool 100ft. X 35ft. varies in depth from 9ft. to 3ft. 6in., and a smaller learner pool 32ft. X 21ft. 4in. slopes 3ft. 6in. to 2ft. 1in.. There was a total of 160 dressing cubicles, with 80 cubicles located either side of the pool. There were suites of washing baths and a café where light refreshment was available.