Shampooing room, Ashton-under-Lyne in the 1930s

Ashton-under-Lyne shampooing room in the 1930s
< 'Ashton-under-Lyne foam baths' Bathsandbath engineering (Mar 1938)

Part of the shampooing room at the Ashton-under-Lyne Turkish bath in the 1930s, about 60 years after it was built.

On the left to the rear is a shower with eight circular horizontal sprays surmounted by a drench spray.

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