Acknowledgements – my nostalgia to finding lost lidos

Acknowledgements

Small note: Thank you for coming! Why not visit the  “sign up” page to join Lost Lidos and get access to 94+Lidos.

“Without the help and time and willingness of these people Lost Lidos wouldn’t have come together.  Much appreciation and thanks….”

Anne Green Jessel – Personal contributions and photographs (ongoing)… and websites. Richard Jessel my husband for his patience notching up the miles driving me around – 1993 to present.

Some pictures are taken from the original authentic newspaper cuttings in keeping with the historical genre of the site.  The website is non-profit;  non -commercial.  Purely for information and education.

Birmingham Central Library – Patrick Baird (1994)
Birmingham Evening Mail – Nell Elkes (2004)
Birmingham Local Studies Librarian and Author- Marian Baxter (2007)
Blackpool Blackpool Civic Trust
Brent Library – (1994)
Brighton Area Libraries – Helen Catt (1994)
Brighton – My Brighton & Hove
British Pathe – Jack Cullen – (2010)
Bullock (Norman) Archive  – Historian & Campaigner (2014)
Bye-Gone Butlins
Central Library Swindon – R.J. Trayburn (1994)
Clacton Library – Alison Rodway (1996)
Croydon Local Studies Library – Stuart Bligh (1994)
Devon Record Office – Jan Wood (2012)
District Central Library Blackpool – James Burkitt (1994)
Earls Court Timelines
Ecoflaps Ltd – Sponsor – ongoing
Edinburgh Central Library – Andrew Bethune (1994)
Edinburgh Leisure
Google Earth
Hampshire County Library – Archive Dept. (2002)
Hammersmith Central Library – (1994)
Hastings Central Library – Brian Scott (1994)
Hastings Ref. Library – Zoe Edwards (2014)
“Hello Campers.” – Sue Read (2008)
Hornsey Library – Isobel Stokes (1996) Liz Wooldridge (2004)
Highgate Diving Club
Hove Central Library – Zoe Lubowiecka (1994)
Hutton Press Ltd. – North Humberside – Charles Brook – 2006
“Images of England” – Author Marion Baxter – 2005
Images around Barry (The Knap) – Tom Clemett – 2003
Isander Ladies Diving Club
John Hinde Studios Dublin Filey Photos assoc.
Knowle Library – Local History – Janet Erzen and Diana Harris 2012
Paul Wray – Thanks for the Memories
Paul Noble photo – “Our True Intent is all for your Delight”
Opensure – Webspace – Kevin Dontenville – (ongoing)
Kingfisher Prints Essex – acquired 1993
Kingston Museum and Heritage Service – Tim Everson (1994)
Lancaster – County Library – Steve Eccles Chief Librarian (1994) Jennifer Loveridge (2005)
Margate Library – Penny Ward (1994)
Marshall Street
Minehead Library – (1994)
Morecambe Library – Lynn Wilman (1994)
North Yorks Borough Council
North Yorkshire BC Mediastore
Our Great Yarmouth
Pangbourne Library
Purley – Wyevale Garden Centre
Reading Central Library (1994)
Reading – The Editor Evening Post (1994)
Reading Chronicle – Editor (1994)
Sandwell Community History & Archive Service – Diana Harris (2013)
Seaham Branch Library – Patrick Conway (1994)
Slough Central Library – To Whom it May Concern (1994)
Smethwick Community History & Archive Service (2007)
Solihull online
Southampton Central Library – Sheila Holmes (2005)
Sunderland Echo (1956)
Suffolk County Libraries – Kerry Meal – (1996)
Swimming Times (British Swimming)
Taunton Local Studies, Archival – David Bromwich (1994)
Vale of Glamorgan Library Services – Gethan Sheppard (2015)
Vestry House Museum, London Borough of Waltham Forest(2015)**
Victorian Turkish Baths –  Author Malcolm Shifrin 2015
Public Libraries – Battersea District Library – Richard Shaw (1994)
Wallasey Central Library – Jennifer Done: J Cooper ( 2003)
Wearebutlins
Wembley Area Library (1994)
Wembley Arena – Staff (1995)
Western Central Library- S.Rossiter (1994)
Wiltshire County Council – Roger Trayburn – 1994
Willesden Library (1994)Wolverhampton – Editor “Express and Star” (2007)
Worthing Library – Martin Hayes (1994)
Worthing Museum Art Gallery – Dr Sally White (1994)
Yarmouth (Great) Norfolk County Council – Michael Bean 1993
Individual Contributors
Alf Jones(family of) re Woodcock Street/Bourneville
Bob Cooke re Blackrock Lido
Charles Burt re Slough and Kings Meadow
Charlie Chute – Wembley Times-(2005)
Colleen Thatcher re Reading Lidos
Darren Webb re Malvern Park Lido
David White – Spencers Wood (1993)
Diana Harris – Surbiton and Solihull
Doris Johnson – re Kings Meadow
Dorothy Smith – words of…
Express and Star Wolverhampton – Bob Kane, News Editor- 2005
George Pullen (family of)
GK
Glynis Ormsby re Martins Pool Wokingham
Harold Hill (family of ) re Reading
Hope & Bentley Family embedded from Utube
Jennyann BHWF
Joan Astell – Minehead and Surbiton 2004
Jones(family of Alf)
John Boyd ASA ST’s re memories
John Innes re The Bath Tub
John Francis – Commemorative Medals (Lime Grove Baths)
Keith Berry re Brookfield Park
Keith Jenny re Brookfield Park
Ken Willmott – Reading (1993)
Lord Brett Mclean of Hastings
Expess and Star – Bob Kane, News Editor
George Pullen (family of)
Malcolm Stringer re. Scarbrook Road Baths Croydon. (2016)
Maxwell Spurr – re Reading
Olwen Newbold – Re Kingfisher and Stewponey
Pauline Wilson – re Reading Kings Meadow
Peter Lindfield re Pictures (2012)
Reading Evening Post
R.H. Sherwood – Earley (1993) Speedwell Enterprises (Storage) – Slough (2004)
Steven Beachamp additional Info on Birmingham Pools (2016)
Sydney Gold – from Reading Library *
 


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