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20/01/1986 Channel Tunnel announced


Channel Tunnel out of the depths 20 years on


Inside the other Channel Tunnel you don't normally see

It was opened in May 1994. The tunnel is a 50.45 kilometres long. It links linking Folkestone, Kent, in the United Kingdom, with Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais, near Calais in northern France. The tunnel leads beneath the English Channel at the Strait of Dover. At its lowest point, it is 75 m deep below the sea bed.