THE TRANSMISSION GALLERY
|Photos by Peter McDermott||Page last updated: 2015-08-12|
|Romaldkirk Transmitter, known more locally as Scarney Hill.|
Originally a BBC landlord site, TV channels 1 - 3 entered service on 5th March 1982, with Channel 4 available from the launch on 2nd November 1982. DSO was on 12th and 26th September 2012.
Radio Teesdale was added in 2007.
|Labelled 2009 showing mast on public access road.|
|Labelled 2009 showing various equipment enclosures.|
|Evidence of more recent weather of Scarney Hill.|
|8 grouped log periodics are used for television broadcasting at the top of the mast. A solarity shf microwave antenna appears to receive a source feed rather than the customary off air procedure?|
[Ed] The programme feed is a conventional RBL. See next set of pictures.
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