SW6619 : Marconi monument

taken 7 years ago, near to Mullion Cove, Cornwall, Great Britain

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Marconi monument
Marconi monument
This monument is close to the spot where, in 1901, Marconi sent the first radio signal across the Atlantic. Nearby is the location of Poldhu Wireless Station, which operated between 1900 and 1933. In the foreground is a typical Cornish wall, of stones laid one end.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 5 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 22 August, 2011
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Historic sites and artefacts  People, Events 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6634 1938 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:1.7170N 5:15.8306W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6635 1938
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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