The Administration of Health and Physical Recreation training manual stated, "Nude bathing for boys is practiced universally, in a few schools girls may swim nude and this is the most sanitary method. When working people started visiting the coast to be 'dipped' for health or to 'bathe' for leisure cannot be determined but had been happening for 'some time' in The page you're trying to access: The term skinny-dip was first recorded in English in  and is most commonly used in the United States. This included swimming in indoor pools. In later periods, depictions of nude swimming scenes became rarer, but more likely to depict straightforward contemporary scenes. These areas were not policed, and around —75,  under pressure from the church ever stricter bylaws were passed but not enforced.
However, I did still try to go and visit them every couple of months.
Oxford English Dictionary 1st ed. At the beginning of the Victorian period, working people of both sexes bathed for pleasure without clothes. The bathers in Thomas Eakins 's The Swimming Hole each represent different stage in the artist's life. Searches Related to "girls swimming naked". John Torney in his article on Swimming and Lifesaving programs for summer camps wrote that boys and girls enjoy the thrill of swimming nude and costumes can be discarded for a night swim. You are now leaving Pornhub.