Dawdon pit pond. Did you swim there?

9 nostalgic photos of the County Durham pit pond you all loved to swim in - and it was warm!

Who remembers swimming at the pit pond which had lovely warm water?

Friday, 4th June 2021, 7:59 am

We shared a 1974 photo of Dawdon pit pond and it reached thousands of people. Many of you took time to share their memories too.

As a result, we can now share more photos of the pond in the 1970s and some recollections from the very people who used it.

Did you learn to swim there? Were you brave enough to dive off the top boards?

Take a look and then get in touch with your own thoughts.

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