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North Hessary Tor transmitting station


North Hessary Tor


[Meteor Scatter] 88.1 & 88.3 & 88.6 - BBC Radio 2 received simultaneously in Bochum, Germany


Meteor Scatter: 88.1 - BBC Radio 2 received in Bochum, Germany


4# FM DX "BBC Radio 4 FM" from Great Britain via Sporadic E (09.06.2018)


[tropo] 94.6 BBC Radio Stoke from Stoke-on-Trent @198km FM DX indoors

Situated on the summit of North Hessary Tor in Devon, England is an FM radio and television transmitter which uses as aerial a 196 metres (643 ft) high guyed mast. It was built by the BBC in 1955 when a transmitter was needed to introduce 405 line television into Devon. It now carries a small UHF TV transmitter which serves Princetown and Dartmoor. FM radio transmissions began in 1956 and cover most of Devon and eastern parts of Cornwall. It is owned and operated by Arqiva.