The roof of the mixed bathing pool with a net to catch the falling bts of the unsafe roof on July 3, 1969

Rare old pictures give a glimpse inside iconic former Sheffield swimming pool and Turkish Baths

As Sheffield’s iconic Glossop Road Baths is put up for sale, we take a look at a selection of old pictures showing the building through the ages.

Tuesday, 3rd December 2019, 4:00 pm

The swimming pool and Turkish Baths opened in 1877 and thousands upon thousands of Sheffielders have been in the water over the decades.

It closed in 1990 after 127 years but repopened in 2004 as SPA 1877.

The spa closed in September and has now been put up for sale.

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