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Photos by Eastcom Broadcast, Steve Webster and David Neale Page last updated: 2021-06-09

Angus was built by the ITA to bring an improved 405-line ITV service to the Dundee & Perth area. Transmissions started on 13th October 1965 on VHF channel 11. Closed July 1984.

UHF transmissions began with BBC 2 on the 28th July 1969. This was followed by BBC 1 on the 2nd October 1971, ITV on the 30th September 1972 and Channel 4 from the launch on the 2nd November 1982. DSO was on the 4th and 18th August 2010. Mux 7 was added on the 17th June 2014 and Mux 8 on the 4th June 2015.

FM radio services began with Classic FM on the 15th October 1993 and Tay FM from 10th February 1994.

DAB service dates are: Digital One, 28th May 2002; Tayside, 25th September 2002; BBC, 29th October 2003; Sound Digital, 29th February 2016.

The next photo on this page shows Angus from nearby Craigowl...

And here's the top of the mast at the full resolution of that image:

The above was taken in late September 2007 by David Neale.

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