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English Channel | channel, Europe | Britannica.com


English Channel, also called The Channel, French La Manche, narrow arm of the .... From earliest times, depending on historical factors, the English Channel ...

English Channel Map, English Channel Location Facts, Major ...


Detailed map includes history, location, size and depth of English Channel. Separates Great Britain. Map of English Channel by World Atlas.

The English Channel Megaflood And How Britain Became An Island


Feb 6, 2016 ... For much of its 50 million year history, the English Channel—or La Manche if you are looking from the French side—would have looked less ...

Captain Webb swims English Channel - Aug 24, 1875 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, Captain Webb swims English Channel on Aug 24, 1875. Learn more about what happened today on History.

English Channel - Infoplease


English Channel, Fr. La Manche , arm of the Atlantic Ocean, c.350 long, between France and Great Britain. It is 112 mi wide at its west.

English Channel Swim Route & Records - Bloomberg


English Channel swim route and records by the numbers. ... Channel Challenge is the Everest of Swimming. Bloomberg News Editor Sara Marley became one ...

Swimming the English Channel | Dover.UK.com


They come from all over the world to tackle the "Everest" of swimming - the English Channel. Ever since Captain Matthew Webb's first successful Channel swim ...

Channel Swimming Association


One of two governing body of official solo swims of the English Channel. Includes records, history, FAQs, news, and shopping regalia.

The Channel Tunnel: 20 fascinating facts - Telegraph


Dec 1, 2015 ... On the anniversary of the Channel Tunnel's breakthrough ceremony, ... They didn 't quite meet in the middle - the English side tunnelled farther.

Britain cut off from Europe by 'super-river' as little as 30,000 years ...


Nov 30, 2009 ... ... the formation of the English Channel, scientists have established. ... A hilarious history of political insults and putdowns, from Churchill to ...

English Channel - Wikipedia
The English Channel also called simply the Channel, is the body of water that separates southern England from northern France, and joins the southern part of  ... More »
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Huge ice age river carved the English Channel | The Independent


Nov 29, 2009 ... A giant "super river" that carved its way through the chalky white hills connecting southern England to northern France about 450000 years ago ...

English channel carved by huge ancient flood | Science | The ...


Jul 18, 2007 ... High-resolution sonar images of the English channel collected over more ... " Britain's identity and historical development was shaped by what ...

English Channel tunnel opens - May 06, 1994 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, English Channel tunnel opens on May 06, 1994. Learn more about what happened today on History.