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Photos by A Beale Page last updated: 2015-01-20
Stranraer Dumfries and Galloway
NGR: NX111632 Maps: Google  Bing (Ord Surv) Site Height:       Structure Height: 45m
Digital TV: BBC A: 33 D3&4: 36 BBC B: 48
BBC Radio: Radio 1: 99.3 Radio 2: 89.7 Radio 3: 91.9 Radio 4: 103.6
  R. Scotland (Dumfries): 94.1 
Ind. National Radio:
Ind. Local Radio:
Digital Radio: BBC National: 12B       
Comments: Stranraer is a TV relay of Caldbeck (via Cambret Hill), a relay of Divis for R1-R4 and a relay of Sandale for R Scotland. Pre B700 allocations: 57/60/53.

Originally an IBA landlord site, TV channels 1 - 3 entered service on 29th July 1977, with Channel 4 from June 1984. DSO was on the 24th June and 22nd July 2009.

BBC FM radio was added in February 1980, with Radio 1 from 11th March 1993 and Radio 4 from 1st October 1993. BBC DAB entered service on 15th February 2010.

TV and DAB transmit

FM Transmit

FM receive from Divis in Ireland. There are also two receive antennae on other side of mast (can just be seen in mast picture) for Radio Scotland from Sandale.

Cambret Hill | Divis A | Sandale

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