Item title reads - The Channel next year? 11 year old Joan Brunton swam from Dover to Deal - nearly 11 miles in 2 hours, 51 minutes! Dover, Kent.
M/S as a man (her father?) massages Joan's arms and neck to loosen them up, then puts her swimming hat on her head with some difficulty. M/S as...
The Prince of Wales is given a rousing welcome despite his delayed arrival in Jersey.
Parisian baker, George Michel, swims Channel in record time.
The swimmer E.H.Temme receives an enthusiastic welcome from family and the crowds.
Myrtle Huddlestone stays in water for 21 hours in her attempt to swim the English Channel and raise money for her son's education.
The mayor of Dover makes presentations to 12 year old Joan Brunton in recognition of her record breaking swimming achievements. Kent.
American swimmer Gertrude Ederle arrives in Britain and trains at Brighton for Channel swim.
American teenager, Gertrude Ederle, swims the Channel.