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Dame’s Delight was a place for women to bathe in the nude on the bank of the River Cherwell in the meadows near the Oxford University Parks. It existed from 1934 to 1970, when it closed because of maintenance difficulties caused by flooding. You can still dip and swim here.
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  • Submerged Objects
  • Prone to Flooding

This is a crowd-sourced map. Abilities vary, and conditions change. Always assess risks for yourself before getting in.

In high water, the river bank becomes a steep entry, so care required. Ensure you know your exit before you get in.

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