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BBC radio transmitting stations

British Broadcasting Corporation. Engineering Information.

BBC radio transmitting stations

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StatementBBC Engineering Information.
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This is the story of the two projected Baker stations which we present in Wavescan today, under the title: Two Voice of America Radio Stations in the United States; Gone and Forgotten. The intention in the Ring Plan was for the two stations under Project Baker to be established, one somewhere on the east coast of the United States and the other. 19 November – 24 May The BBC's services came online on both VHF and UHF. BBC 1 was initially fed by means of an off-air rebroadcast of Holme Moss but this was plagued by co-channel interference from the continent. BBC2 was an off-air rebroadcast from Emley Moor. On 19 March , the Emley Moor mast collapsed, taking Belmont's BBC2 transmissions off-air for several days.   The story of the BBC Far Eastern Relay Station at its four different locations spans a total of ¾ century, beginning before the beginning of World War 2, right up to the present time. This important shortwave relay station has been located at Jurong out from Singapore city on the island of Singapore; Ekala out from Colombo on the island of Ceylon, as it was in those days, or Sri Lanka as it.


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