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Edinburgh, Portobello, Rosebank Lane, Portobello Open Air Swimming Pool

Swimming Pool (20th Century)

Site Name Edinburgh, Portobello, Rosebank Lane, Portobello Open Air Swimming Pool

Classification Swimming Pool (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) The Pits; The Pitz; Bathing Pool; Portobello High Street; Westbank Street; Harbour Road; Bridge Street; Promenade; Mill Dam

Canmore ID 126734

Site Number NT37SW 232

NGR NT 3032 7428

NGR Description Centred on NT 3032 7428

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


Ordnance Survey licence number AC0000807262. All rights reserved.
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  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Edinburgh (Edinburgh, City Of)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County Midlothian

Architecture Notes

City Engineer: W.A. Macartney, 1934-1937.

Demolished in the 1980s.


Photographic copies of plans in possession of Peter Whitehead and Annabelle Radcliffe per Dept. of Architecture, University of Edinburgh (see: A 7272, A 7273, A 14403, A 14404).


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