George Michel, Cross Channel swimmer 1926
This is George Michel who swam the Channel in 1926. He landed in St Margaret’s Bay after swimming for 11 hrs and 5 mins. This photograph was taken outside The Green Man pub in the Bay, now called The Coastguard.
Date of creation1926
Date of coverage1926
PlaceSt Margaret's Bay, The Bay, The Green Man
LicenseCreative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC-BY-NC-ND)
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