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Photos by Stuart Cocker Page last updated: 2017-06-23

Hoo under construction

Hoo was originally built for BBC Radio Medway, replacing a site at Gillingham which had been providing the stations' MF service on 1034 kHz, since 1972. Stuart took these pictures of Hoo being built in the mid 1970's.

Construction of the transmitter building in September 1975

January 1976 and the Tx building looks to be complete.

January 1976 and one mast is now complete.

February 1976 and both masts and the T aerial is now complete.

The aerial tuning cabin. The grey box next to the fence.

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Gillingham MF

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