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Heathfield East Sussex
NGR: TQ566220 Maps: Google  Bing (Ord Surv) Site Height: 157.3m Structure Height: 135m
Digital TV: BBC A: 52 D3&4: 49 BBC B: 47 SDN: 42 Arq A: 44 Arq B: 41
BBC Radio:
  BBC Sussex: 104.5 
Ind. National Radio:
Ind. Local Radio: Heart FM (Sussex & Surrey): 102.4 
Digital Radio: BBC National: 12B        Digital One: 11D        Sussex: 10B       
Comments: Heathfield forms a single frequency network with Tunbridge Wells for UHF TV
 
HEATHFIELD INDEX
Photos by David Foord and Roger Piper

DSO1:
Photos by Roger Piper and Robert Whittaker

A few scene-setters, taken on 18/19-Nov-2010, showing the old cylinder ready to be hoisted of, and the new adaptor and aerial stack ready to be lifted...

DSO2:
Photos by Robert Whittaker

A hi-res composite of the mast

DSO3:
Photos by Roger Piper

... the riggers started to ascend the mast at 2.30pm. The old cylinder was successfully removed an hour later and the riggers completed the preparatory work for accepting the mast-to-antenna adaptor

DSO4:
Photos by Roger Piper and Robert Whittaker

The adaptor was lifted into place at 1155 and preparations made to receive the new main tv tx antenna...

DSO5:
Photos by Robert Whittaker

Inside the old cylinder...

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