|Waterworks Park postcard courtesy of Erie Police historian Ken Sidun.|
One of the most vivid things that people remember was scraping their knees on the old concrete pool. A number of people still have the scars to prove it. Others remember that the pool was always very popular and was always crowded.
How far did you walk to swim at the Chestnut Street Pool?
Here's a more modern shot of kids swimming in the pool: http://oldtimeerie.blogspot.com/2013/01/swimming-at-chestnut-street-pool-in.html