The Museums That Make Us is a Documentary programme.
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The Museums That Make Us: PK Porthcurno - Museum of Global Communication
Series 1, episode 4
Neil MacGregor travels to the western tip of Cornwall to discover why the Museum of Global communications in Porthcurno is far more than just a local curiosity telling the story of a colourful past. He learns about deep sea cabling and a hidden network that helped forge the modern world of mass communication, and which is best understood in the form of a cable hut where cables from across the British Empire once came ashore
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