After 107 Years, One of Region’s Oldest Pools Gets A Facelift - 27 East

After 107 Years, One of Region’s Oldest Pools Gets A Facelift

icon 9 Photos
The 107-year-old pool at the Swordfish Beach Club.  DANA SHAW

The 107-year-old pool at the Swordfish Beach Club. DANA SHAW

The 107-year-old pool at the Swordfish Beach Club.  DANA SHAW

The 107-year-old pool at the Swordfish Beach Club. DANA SHAW

The pool after  the 1938 hurricane. After the storm, the West Bay Club was destroyed but the pool survived.    COURTESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

The pool after the 1938 hurricane. After the storm, the West Bay Club was destroyed but the pool survived. COURTESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

After the 1938 hurricane the West Bay Club was destroyed but the pool survived.    COURTESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

After the 1938 hurricane the West Bay Club was destroyed but the pool survived. COURTESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

The Swordfish Club Pool in the early 1960s.  COURTESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

The Swordfish Club Pool in the early 1960s. COURTESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

An old postcard featuring the Swordfish Beach Club.  COURTESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

An old postcard featuring the Swordfish Beach Club. COURTESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

Early postcards of the of the West Bay pool.   COURTRESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

Early postcards of the of the West Bay pool. COURTRESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

Early postcards of the of the West Bay pool.   COURTRESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

Early postcards of the of the West Bay pool. COURTRESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

The West Bays pool in the late 1900s.  COURTESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

The West Bays pool in the late 1900s. COURTESY SWORDFISH BEACH CLUB

Alec Giufurta on Sep 20, 2021
At the Swordfish Beach Club in Westhampton Beach, the swimming pool’s waters almost blended in with the deep-blue summer’s sky. Surrounding stalls, painted blue and white, add to the effect.... more

You May Also Like:

Panel Discussion On Domestic Violence Set For Sunday At Sag Harbor Cinema

There is perhaps no subject as taboo or difficult to talk about as intimate partner ... 20 Oct 2021 by Cailin Riley

Bridgehampton CAC Members Resign En Masse, Plan To Form Independent Association

Pointing to a history of resolutions and advisories from the group that were, according to ... by Kitty Merrill

Trick-Or-Treating On Elm Street May Not Happen In 2021

Trick-or-treating on Elm Street with the road closed to vehicles, a Halloween tradition in Southampton ... 19 Oct 2021 by Brendan J. O’Reilly

Q&A: Maureen’s Haven Director Says The Homeless Need Help Year Round, But Particularly In Winter

Maureen’s Haven, a homeless outreach nonprofit organization based in Riverhead, provides services to men and ... by Joseph P. Shaw

Wally Smith Honored As Leader In Public Radio

From this point forward, October 16 will be known as “Wally Smith Day.” On Saturday ... 18 Oct 2021 by Michelle Trauring

Bridgehampton School Celebrates Community, New Addition

A throng of children, parents, teachers, and curious community members descended on the back field ... by Stephen J. Kotz

Pelletreau Silver Shop Reopens With A Fresh Look

On the surface, it would not seem that Captain Elias Pelletreau and Alyssa Saccente have ... by Cailin Riley

Hampton Bays School District Honors Retirees And Pair Of Heroes

Hampton Bays School District administration bid farewell to six staff members during a Board of ... 13 Oct 2021 by Desirée Keegan

New Television Series Aims To Highlight Minorities, Youth

Growing up on Long Island, Miya Jones noticed, over the years, a distinct problem — ... 12 Oct 2021 by Cailin Riley

Sag Harbor Cinema Will Offer Employees Housing

The stories one hears about the struggles of local people to find affordable housing could ... by Stephen J. Kotz
logo

Welcome to our new website!

To see what’s new, click “Start the Tour” to take a tour.

We welcome your feedback. Please click the
“contact/advertise” link in the menu bar to email us.

Start the Tour
Landscape view not supported
Send this to a friend