UK Broadcast Transmission
Main indexMain GalleryFeaturesInfoTech Wiki
Send in your photosDesktop wallpaperMailing listsFAQsContact
The LibraryTeletextMHPTBSAstrohosts

THE TRANSMISSION GALLERY

Photos by Peter Bigwood and DSObod

Rumster Forest Highland
NGR: ND197385 Maps: Google  Bing (Ord Surv) Site Height: Structure Height: 229.2m
Digital TV: BBC A: 27 D3&4: 24 BBC B: 21 SDN: 32 Arq A: 34 Arq B: 35
BBC Radio: Radio 1: 99.7 Radio 2: 90.1 Radio 3: 92.3 Radio 4: 95.6
  R. Scotland (Highland): 94.5  Radio Nan Gaidheal: 104.6 
Ind. National Radio:
Ind. Local Radio:
Digital Radio: BBC National: 12B       
Comments: Prior to B700 clearance SDN/ArqA/ArqB used chs 30/59/55
   
Rumster Forest is the most northerly main station in mainland Britain, bringing tv and FM radio to the Caithness and Sutherland area in NE Scotland.

Despite being an Arqiva site Classic fm is not transmitted.

Since Peter's photos were taken much work has been done at Rumster Forest for DSO...

It's mid-September 2008 and Rumster Forest was one of the first sites where a helicopter was used to lift the old main antenna off the top of the mast and lift its replacement up almost immediately afterwards.

Keelylang Hill | Thrumster | Thurso

Back to TX Gallery index | TX main index

This site is now included in the Update List for the following reason:
New top tv ant. and DAB tx antennas

Please let us know if you think there is another reason photos should be updated.
To do so, click here.

Transdiffusion

EMC RMC TMC
PMC Bitstream Sounds On
HHG HTW ITW Irish TV mb21
sub-TV Transdiffusion TodayEMCRMCTMCPMC

HHGHTWITWIrish TVmb21MHPsub-TVTTLP

 
mb21 by Mike Brown
Hosted by Astrohosts

Top