Tooting Bec Lido

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Tooting Bec Lido is an open-air fresh water swimming pool, a 300 x 100 yard lido in South London, England. It is the largest swimming pool by surface area in the United Kingdom, being 100 yards (91.44 m) long and 33 yards (30.18 m) wide. The Lido is on Tooting Bec Common between Tooting and Streatham. An original condition of construction was that it should be concealed from views across the common by a surrounding earth ramp. Home swimming club of the South London Swimming Club. It was originally built in 1906 as Tooting Bathing Lake and is run by the South London Swimming Club in the winter months.

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