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Opening Day 28 July 1906: 3/4

Tooting Bathing Lake was opened by Alexander Glegg, the Mayor of Wandsworth, on Saturday 28 July 1906. Dignitaries from the London County Council (which owned the pool) were also present, as well as the Revere...

Opening Day 28 July 1906: 3/4

Dawnay Cup

Tooting & Balham Gazette, 06/10/1909 Presentation to the South London Swimming Club of the Dawnay Cup by the Mayor of Wandsworth, Archibald Dawnay, himself. It is described as a 'massive silver cup' and was f...

Dawnay Cup

Opening Day, 28 July 1906

The Mayor of Wandsworth, Alexander Glegg, formally opened the pool on Saturday 28 July 1906. It is referred to here as 'the Pond' but was actually called Tooting Bathing Lake. Glegg was keen to promote swimmin...

Opening Day, 28 July 1906

Frederick Judge

Frederick William Judge (1877-1960) Frederick Judge was a keen swimmer and diver at the bathing-lake in its early years. Here he's pictured in the garden of his home in Cowick Street, Tooting, with a variety ...

Frederick Judge
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