Land's End

Land's End

geographical name \ˈlandz-ˈend\

Definition of LAND'S END

cape SW England at SW tip of Cornwall; extreme W point of England, at 5°41′W

Land's End

   (Concise Encyclopedia)

Westernmost peninsula, Cornwall, England. Its tip is the southwesternmost point of England and lies about 870 mi (1,400 km) from John o' Groats, traditionally considered the northernmost point of Britain. Off its coast lie dangerous reefs, one group of which, a mile from the mainland, is marked by the Longships lighthouse.


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