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Winter Hill Lancashire
NGR: SD660144 Maps: Google  Bing (Ord Surv) Site Height: 438m      Structure Height: 309.5m
Digital TV: BBC A: 50 D3&4: 59 BBC B: 54 SDN: 58 Arq A: 49 Arq B: 55 Mux 7: 31 Mux 8: 37 Local Mux: 57 Local Mux: 56
BBC Radio: Radio 1: 98.2 Radio 2: 88.6 Radio 3: 90.8 Radio 4: 93.0
  Radio Lancashire: 103.9 
Ind. National Radio:
Ind. Local Radio: Heart FM (North West): 105.4  Rock FM: 97.4  Smooth Radio (North West): 100.4 
Digital Radio: BBC National: 12B        Digital One: 11D        Sound Digital: 11A        Lancashire: 12A        Liverpool: 10C        Manchester: 12C       
Comments: Local Mux ch 57 carries G-MAN Manchester. Local Mux ch 56 has three lobes, carrying L-MAN Manchester, L-LIV Liverpool and L-PTN Preston.



General Introduction
Photos by Malcolm Pritchard and Simon Dee; notes by Russ J Graham and Tony Lyons

Winter Hill "New" Mast - Archive Feature
Photos by TCPD

Earlier Photos (1)
Photos by Chris Ashton

Earlier Photos (2)
Photos by Chris Bickley and Mark Henson

Earlier Photos (3) - dusk
Photos by Simon Morykin

Earlier Photos (4) - in the distance
Photos by Galatas

Earlier Photos (5)
Photos by Joe Bronkhorst

July 2007 - start of DSO preparation work
Photos by Mike Holbrough

Feb and Nov 2008
Photos by Paul Martin

April 2009 - DSO work progresses
Photos by Ian Fitter

Channel M transmitting aerial
Photos by Don Head

Pictures Part 1
Photos by Tony Dunmore

Pictures part 2
Photos by Tony Dunmore

Feb - April 2014. Installation of Local TV MUX aerials
Photos by Tony Dunmore

Winter Hill DAB aerials
Photos by TCPD

Dec 2016 - new higher tx aerial for G-MAN local TV.
Photos by Tony Dunmore and Don Head

Feature: The folks who work on the Hill
IBA newsletter extracts

Feature: Winter Hill - 405 line Band III information
ITV VHF service area

Coverage area map
VHF/FM BBC National

Coverage area map
UHF Post-DSO Digital TV

Coverage area map
UHF Analogue TV

Coverage area map
Radio Lancashire


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