Goonhilly Downs, Cornwall, England

Goonhilly Downs

Croft Pascoe Pool

Croft Pascoe Pool is located in the Goonhilly Downs. A phantom ship with “lug-sail spread” has been reported here.


For further information, please read Haunted Britain by Antony D. Hippisley Coxe.


Visitor Information

Goonhilly Downs is a Site of Special Scientific Interest that forms a raised plateau in the central western area of the Lizard Peninsula in Cornwall, England.

Situated just south of Helston and the Naval Air Station at Culdrose, it is famous for its Goonhilly Satellite Earth Station, the largest one in the world.

Pictured left is a view of Goonhilly Downs looking south towards Croft Pascoe woods courtesy of Simon Huguet. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.