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Photos by David Neale, Ian Chalmers and Jim Barton Page last updated: 2018-03-02
Innerleithen Borders
NGR: NT325368 Maps: Google  Bing (Ord Surv) Site Height:       Structure Height: 25m
Digital TV: BBC A: 49 D3&4: 54 BBC B: 58
BBC Radio: Radio 1: 99.1 Radio 2: 89.5 Radio 3: 91.7 Radio 4: 96.1
  R. Scotland (Tweed): 93.9 
Ind. National Radio:
Ind. Local Radio:
Digital Radio: BBC National: 12B       
Comments: Innerleithen is a TV relay of Selkirk (via Peebles) and a network FM relay of Ashkirk (via Peebles)

Innerleithen was originally an IBA landlord site, which commenced UHF TV transmissions on the 8th August 1975. Channel 4 was added in September 1984. DSO was on 6th and 20th November 2008. BBC FM radio was added during November 1981, with Radio's 1 & 4 from the 20th January 1993.

Finally, here is a photo of Innerleithen taken in 2008 by Jim Barton (used with his permission from

(research by mb21 contributor Jim)

Note the single log periodic Band 2 aerial looking towards Peebles with the new set of 2 phased 18 element yagis above it as the DTT RBL feed. They have been upgraded from log-periodics which presumably must have been too marginal for the post-DSO feed.

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