Memories of Gourock outdoor swimming pool

by Kate MacLennan
  • We are not sure exactly when this one was taken- do you know? Photo: Firth Photos Greenock
  • These ladies are posing by the chute in 1939. Photo: James Hall, Gourock

Gourock's outdoor swimming pool is currently being refurbished to the tune of £1.8m.

It will get some new features and lose some old ones- the orginal facade at the front will go.

We though it would be nice to look back at times gone by at the pool.

Do you have any photos of the pool? If so, put them on here and join in our trip down memory lane.


Geoff Crolley says

£1.8million. Well done Gourock!

East Ayrshire Council were going to close down New Cumnock Open Air Swimming Pool a decade ago and the NewCumnock Regeneration Volunteers (NERV) took it over.  They have done a fantastic job but now it looks as though this will be their last season.

Any tips????

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