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Photos by Bill Wright Page last updated: 2017-04-09
Creetown Dumfries and Galloway
NGR: NX432559 Maps: Google  Bing (Ord Surv) Site Height:       Structure Height: 20m
Digital TV: BBC A: 59 D3&4: 50 BBC B: 55
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Comments: Creetown is a relay of Caldbeck (via Cambret Hill)

July 2016

Bill Wright was the first mb21 contributor to visit the site.

Creetown is close to the Cambret Hill transmitter but is in the shadow of the hill. A couple of miles across Wigtown Bay is Wigtown, and the Creetown transmitter site is there, just to the north of the town. As you might expect all the six log-periodic tx aerials point across the water to Creetown. Possibly the vertical stack of six helps with tidal fading.
Access is along Lovers’ Walk, from the junction of Beddie Cres and Church Lane.




Tx DTT array looking east


Rx log looking at Cambret Hill



Cambret Hill

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