Victorian Turkish baths directory


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Victorian Turkish Baths: their origin, development, and gradual decline


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Other lists of Turkish baths—arranged by area and by user


B. Special Turkish baths arranged by type

Turkish baths in workhouses

Last updated: 01 October 2016

Individual establishments arranged alphabetically by place.

Known opening and closing dates of the baths are indicated in the table, as is the existence of more detailed chronologies. All articles include a chronology.

Dates in blue are accurate openings or closures to the best of our knowledge;
Dates in red are first and last sightings.
Plus or minus signs indicate 'and later' or 'and earlier'. 

If you have access to local newspapers and can add, amend, or correct any dates, please do contact us.


FERMOY, Co.Cork: Tallow Street

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KING'S LYNN: Extons Road

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LISMORE, Co.Waterford

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