The History of Bathing and the Roll Top Bath

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When it comes to bathing, roll top baths themselves have almost as much significance as the act itself.   In England during the 1500s regular bathing was practically unheard of, particularly during the winter months. In fact, it was mostly down to the colder climate (and of course lack of luxury bathtubs and central home heating), that the month of May offered an ideal time to bathe. As a result, June became a popular time for people to wed as their bath was still considered recent, which is where the…read more