|Swim location name||Anderson’s Meadow, Norwich|
|Nearest postcode||NR2 4LY|
|Other info||NOTE: Anderson’s meadow is not ideal for a beginner, especially at cold temps, as the current is strong and there are no easy get out points below the slipway entry. If you miss it you are in trouble.
Parking: In Britannia Gardens pub car park with permission and if eating/drinking there (recommended) https://www.cafebritannia.co.uk/britannia-gardens -THIS MIGHT BE OUT OF DATE, comment welcome – , otherwise nearby streets. Popular urban park, for picnics, hanging out, etc, some swim regularly. Long swims possible. No beach or shallow entry, but easy to get in from slipway/platform. Can be weedy in summer. Current can be strong, swim upstream first.
|On Wild Swim map||https://wildswim.com/-anderson-s-meadow|
Site of historic Eagles Baths – on opposite bank, though there was a diving board on this side
Please note: all swims are at our own risk. Including a location does not indicate that it is recommended or that it is safe; each must do their own risk assessment each time they swim or travel to a location. I accept no liability for the choices that people make.
Please follow the Outdoor Swimmers Code, and Outdoor Swimming Society advice on responsible swimming at this time.
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