Channel swimmers, Stearne and Wolffe
Jabez ‘Jappy’ Wolffe, William Stearne
Stearne made six unsuccessful attempts. His first was with Wolffe and Heaton, who both also failed, and his second was with Wolffe. From Manchester.
England to France: 31/8/07 time 4hrs 32 mins. 16/9/07 2hrs. 11/8/09 time 7hrs. 13/9/09 time 5hrs. 1/9/11 10hrs. 3/10/11 time 6hrs 45mins.