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Image which relates to the 1954 Cross Bay Swim from St Helier to St Aubin, and features David Thomas, the last man to leave the water, Godfray Martin, winner, and the only man to have completed the course, Daphne de Ste Croix, winner, and the only lady to have completed the course, with Vera Cox, the last lady to leave the water. The swim was organised by Jersey Swimming Club [see JWP 7/8/1954 p 5]. Negative number SWI SABS 5 from the Swimming Subject Boxes of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The negative was scanned at 1200 dpi and can be downloaded as a high quality jpg file. The quality of the scanned image is dependent on the condition of the original.
|Date||30 July 1954 - 7 August 1954|
|Names||Jersey Weekly Post|
Jersey Swimming Club
Martin, Godfrey James
de Ste Croix, Daphne
|Keywords||glass plate negatives | swimmers | Swimming | Group portraits | Winners | Men | Ladies | trophies | cups | Bays | competitions | online sports | swimming clubs|
|Places||St Aubin, St Helier, St Aubin's Bay|
|Level of description||File|
|Access restrictions||Closed for preservation. Please view digital image.|
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