Poldhu Point Cornwall. UK

Poldhu Point Cornwall. UK

Poldhu is a small area in south Cornwall, UK, situated on the Lizard Peninsula it comprises Poldhu Point and Poldhu Cove.

It lies on the coast west of Goonhilly Downs, with Mullion 2 km to the south and Porthleven 7 km to the north.

Poldhu means "black pool" in Cornish. The site is famous as the location of Poldhu Wireless Station, Guglielmo Marconi's transmitter for the first trans-Atlantic radio message on December 12, 1901.
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Poldhu Point Cornwall. UK

Poldhu is a small area in south Cornwall, UK, situated on the Lizard Peninsula it comprises Poldhu Point and Poldhu Cove.

It lies on the coast west of Goonhilly Downs, with Mullion 2 km to the south and Porthleven 7 km to the north.

Poldhu means "black pool" in Cornish. The site is famous as the location of Poldhu Wireless Station, Guglielmo Marconi's transmitter for the first trans-Atlantic radio message on December 12, 1901.
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2823747
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Location:
© David Davies