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Viewing the pipes under the Turkish Baths

Mark Watson (red jacket) was assisted by Neil Bonner (blue jacket) in giving members a tour and explanation of the original workings of the water heating and distribution system after the Friends of Victoria Baths meeting.

Members got to see parts of the building usually closed to visitors, including the area under the second class males section of the baths, used for filming a scene in “Life on Mars”, below:


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Open Days at VB ended in November. I decided to take some pictures of the volunteers in action:


Lesley and Jenny - shop volunteers

The shop was very busy – people buying Christmas presents?


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