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Sutton Coldfield West Midlands
NGR: SK113003 Maps: Google  Bing (Ord Surv) Site Height: 167.7m      Structure Height: 245.0m
Digital TV: BBC A: 43 D3&4: 46 BBC B: 40 SDN: 42 Arq A: 45 Arq B: 39 Mux 7: 33 Mux 8: 35 Local Mux: 51
BBC Radio: Radio 1: 97.9 Radio 2: 88.3 Radio 3: 90.5 Radio 4: 92.7
  BBC WM: 95.6 
Ind. National Radio: Classic FM: 100.1 
Ind. Local Radio: Free Radio (Birmingham): 96.4  Heart FM (West Midlands): 100.7  Kerrang!: 105.2 
  Smooth Radio (West Midlands): 105.7 
Digital Radio: BBC National: 12B        Digital One: 11D       
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Archive material
Photos by Lee Mansfield, Mike Smith, "Science & Vie" magazine

Earlier photos
Photos by David Foord

Earlier photos (2)
Photos by Tony Curley and Will Ritman

Earlier Photos (3)
Photos by Mark Bridgewater

May 2008
Photos by Rob Shufflebotham

DSO (1)
Photos by Bill Wright

DSO (2)
Photos by Rob Shufflebotham

DSO (3)
Photos by Rob Shufflebotham, Bill Wright and Mac

DSO (4)
Photos by Rob Shufflebotham

DSO (5)
Photos by Rob Shufflebotham

DSO (6) - the old UHF stack has been removed
Photos by Rob Shufflebotham

DSO (7) - removal of old UHF antenna spine
Photos by Reg Hill

DSO (8) - installation of the mast extension (part 1)
Photos by Reg Hill

DSO (9) - installation of the mast extenstion (part 2)
Photos by Reg Hill

DSO (10) - waiting tor the new UHF antenna (part 1)
Photos by Roger Piper

DSO (11) - waiting for the new UHF antenna (part 2)
Photos by Rob Shufflebotham

DSO (12) - installation of new UHF antenna (part 1) - 22nd June 2010
Photos by Reg Hill

DSO (13) - installation of new UHF antenna (part 2) - 22nd June 2010
Photos by Reg Hill

DSO (14) - July 2010: addition of reserve antenna
Photos by Rob Shufflebotham

DSO (15) : January 2011
Photos by Rob Shufflebotham

The Beginning Of The End for the Temporary Mast - June 2013
Photos by Rob Shufflebotham

The Final Chapter - January 2014
Photos by Rob Shufflebotham

Feature: Tales From A Cold Field
Behind the scenes at Sutton Coldfield with former site engineer Ray Cooper

Coverage area map
VHF/FM BBC National

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UHF Post-DSO Digital TV

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BBC WM

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Free Radio (Birmingham)


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