Barry Watson, Dover Beach
Barry Watson. Dover beach.
Barry completed France to England swim in 9h 35m on August 16th 1964, a new record.
He also had three more successful swims, England to France, all two way attempts; September 14th 1968 16hrs 19mins, he swam for 7hrs 20mins on return; August 6th 1969 13hrs 56mins, he swam 7hrs 27mins on return; August 13th 1970 15 hrs 14 mins, he swam 3hrs 17mins on return.