The diving boards were a popular feature of the lido until they were dismantled in the 1970s for Health & Safety reasons. The figure on the right-hand side, wearing uniform, is the lifeguard Alfred French. Notice also the rowing-boat on the left-hand side, ready for use in rescues.
|Date of origination ?||c.1908|
|Date of upload ?|
|Submitted by||Janet Smith|
|Scope & content||Digital only|
|Copyright ?||Wandsworth Heritage Service|
|File format. ?||JPG image|
|Tags||1900s, Alfred French, Diving Boards|
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