Separation of wet and dry areas in a Victorian Turkish bath,
with a view of the interior

Separation of wet and dry areas

Mixed wet and dry area Wet area Dry area
< Adapted from: The Turkish bath: its design and construction… / Robert Owen Allsop (Spon, 1890)
< Postcard, published by the baths, c.1917

View of the mixed wet and dry area (seen from red arrow on the plan above), and the shampooing room (inset).

The postcard is from the collection of the Victorian Turkish Baths Project

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