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Photos by Richard Maycock Page last updated: 2017-09-09
Ambergate Derbyshire
NGR: SK351513 Maps: Google  Bing (Ord Surv) Site Height: 157m      Structure Height: 30m
Digital TV: BBC A: 25 D3&4: 28 BBC B: 22
BBC Radio:
 
Ind. National Radio:
Ind. Local Radio:
Digital Radio:
Comments: Ambergate is a relay of Waltham

In analogue days, Ambergate was a 30W relay of Waltham, with ITV/C4 fed from Sutton Coldfield. The RX antenna on the left side of the tower in pic 5 points towards SC. Since DSO all services are sourced from Waltham. The ERP is now given as 37W, perhaps in an attempt to reduce the impact of moving from Group B to Group A?

The tower was quite new at the time of Richard's visit, having been replaced in February 2002.













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