Ironmonger Row Turkish Baths in London:
the shampooing and shower room
featured on Finsbury Borough Council's 1939 calendar

Calendar with shower-shampooing room
< Courtesy Islington Local History Centre

Local authority publicity before the days of the internet. You would be unlikely to find a solarium being provided today in the light of our current better understanding of the harm such lamps can cause.

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Ironmonger RowBaths, Islington, London

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