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Royal Gymnasium Baths

Other names: St Kilda Sea Bathing Company, Leggett's Baths, Gymnasium Baths, Hegarty's Baths, Hegarty's Railway Baths
Date built: June 1856 - October 1857
Architect: David Ross - see biography


History: more information will be added shortly


Storm Damage December 1863Storm Damage December 1863, Perry, George William fl. 1854-1897, photographer, SLV image H6257


SourceDescription or [comment]
1. Argus 1856.05.21 p.8


Tenders are requested for the Piling and various other works required in the Erection of the St Kilda Sea Bathing Establishment. … till Friday, the 30th inst. David Ross, architect, McKenzie street, near Supreme Court.

2. Argus 1857.10.28 p.8


St Kilda Sea-Bathing Company – Tenders will be received at the office of Mr David Ross architect … from personnel willing to rent the refreshment room in connection with the establishment …

3. Illustrated Melbourne Post 1862.11.22 p.8



part MMBW base detail plan no. 1354, SLV Maps Collection


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