HINKSEY POOLS SEPTEMBER 1996

I took this set of pictures on the very last day before the closing down of the pools sometime in September 1996 before their re-modelling.

A set of prints of them was framed up and put on show at the South Oxford Community Centre for a few years until they deteriorated.

I thought I had lost the film, and recently found it at the bottom of a drawer.

6×6 Fuji slide film, Mamiya C330 twin-lens reflex camera.

for full size view: click on large images.

(scan by Blueprint Imaging- Witney Oxon)

 

On local South Oxford history, the site http://www.southoxford.org/local-history-in-south-oxford is a great resource compiled by Liz Woolley

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