Whirlpool, a fathom (6 ft.) across at its spinning vortex, caused by converging tides & currents in the Gulf of St.-Malo in English Channel.


  • Title: Straits Of Messina
  • Date: 1969
  • Physical Dimensions: COLOR TRANSPARENCY
  • Subject Keywords: Tides, Whirlpools, English Channel, 1960s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: George Silk
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_122148
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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