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EMLEY MOOR

Photos by Mark G7RJV Page last updated: 2018-08-22

Temporary mast - Part 5 - Antenna and miscellaneous pictures

Kirklees planning application has two wrap around antenna near the top of temporary structure. One antenna is the S2 (Service 2) antenna which is often called the reserve antenna for DTT. The other is classified as for other services which is probably DAB.

The mean height of the S1 antenna mounted on top of the structure is 317m.

The mean height of the S2 wrap around antenna just below the top platform is 295m.

The mean height of the lower wrap around antenna is 279m.

All antenna on the temporary mast are at a similar height as the antenna at the top of the concrete tower.


Thursday 17 May 2018


Thursday 17 May 2018


Thursday 17 May 2018


Sunday 01 July 2018
I had chance to drive along A642 Huddersfield Road a few times throughout June and didn’t notice much happening on the temporary MLM mast other than the addition of the top platform and ring underneath.


Sunday 01 July 2018
Antenna work seems to progressing with the installation of a unusual antenna. Unfortunately the sun worked against me today, so I will need to take a 500mm telephoto lens to site on my next visit to gain more detailed photo’s.


Sunday 01 July 2018


Sunday 01 July 2018


Sunday 01 July 2018


Sunday 01 July 2018


Monday 02 July 2018


Monday 02 July 2018


Monday 02 July 2018

Antenna is made by Eletec Broadcast Telecom based in France. Vertical band III antenna for DAB services.


Monday 02 July 2018


Monday 02 July 2018


Thursday 05 July 2018


Thursday 05 July 2018


Thursday 05 July 2018
Aeroplane Warning Lights in position but not wired.


Thursday 26 July 2018
AWL now powered. Picture taken from 10 miles north of Emley at 21:30.


Saturday 11 August 2018
Band II antenna for local radio and a partial S2 antenna are now in position.


Saturday 11 August 2018


Saturday 11 August 2018


Saturday 11 August 2018


Saturday 11 August 2018


Saturday 11 August 2018


Saturday 11 August 2018
View of new mast from Holme Moss, taken around 7am.


Wednesday 22 August 2018


Wednesday 22 August 2018

Emley Moor index

This site is now included in the Update List for the following reason:
June 2017 - work begins in preparation to erect a 1040 ft temporary replacement mast

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