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Many houses still did not have plumbed in baths. A tin bath, filled with water heated on the range, was what many people, especially in poorer households, used.

29th Nov 2008 by Diane Earl


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There were limits over how much water people could have in their baths. Many homes still used tin baths that were filled with hot water from kettle and placed in front of the fire.

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