Where inspiration struck: the birthplaces of British innovations, in pictures

Where inspiration struck Transatlantic transmissionPoldhu Wireless Station, Cornwall+50° 1′ 47.15″, -5° 15′ 46.45″Guglielmo Marconi had already been conducting wireless communication experiments for several years, but this field is where, on December 12, 1901, he sent the first transatlantic wireless transmission. Morse code for the letter S was transmitted from two 51m-high masts and received 3,500km…