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These archive images and artifacts have kindly been contributed by a wide range of people and organisations from the Penzance community and beyond, including international contributors. The archive also includes creative responses to the Jubilee Pool and its rich heritage.



Early August at Jubilee Pool


Diving board at Battery Rocks,


Beauty parade and onlookers


Dramatic sky over Mount's Bay

Sensory experience

Postcard of the pool featuring diving boards





If you have any photographs or other artifacts that you would like to see included in the archive, or memories you'd like to share, or if you would like to get in touch about something in the archive, please contact us.

We will be adding new sections for video, oral history and writings, and asking you for more contributions, in the near future. In the meantime, do please add your comments to the images we have gathered so far.

Comments will be moderated before being posted, please be polite and respectful. If you have any corrections to the information we have posted please aim to be as accurate as possible, or let us know if the information is approximate. As we are working voluntarily or part-time there may be a delay before comments are moderated and posted. Thank you.


This project is made possible with funding by:

Funders logos - Arts Council, Heritage Fund, Tanner Trust, Falmouth University