Land's End

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Land's End
  • Cornish: Penn an Wlas / Pedn an Wlas
Lands End UK.jpg
Rocky shorelines at Land's End
Land's End is located in Cornwall
Land's End
Land's End
Land's End shown within Cornwall
OS grid reference SW 34177 25339
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Dialling code 01736
Police Devon and Cornwall
Fire Cornwall
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
List of places
UK
England
Cornwall
50°04′07″N 5°42′58″W / 50.0686111°N 5.7161111°W / 50.0686111; -5.7161111Coordinates: 50°04′07″N 5°42′58″W / 50.0686111°N 5.7161111°W / 50.0686111; -5.7161111

Land's End is a headland in western Cornwall, England. It is the westernmost point of mainland Cornwall and England. Land's End is at the end of the Penwith peninsula. It is about eight miles (13 kilometres) west-south-west of Penzance at the western end of the A30 main road.[1] A modern holiday complex has been built nearby.

Land's End is 838 miles (1,349 kilometres) from John o' Groats in Scotland by road.

References[change | change source]

  1. Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 203 Land's End ISBN 978-0-319-23148-7