A major project to build a temporary TV transmitter taller than The Shard has begun. It will be built next to the 1,084ft (330m) Emley Moor tower as part of a five-year upgrade plan. Built in 1971, the Emley Moor mast is the tallest free-standing building in the whole of the UK.
Apr 12, 2018
Emley Moor transmitting station - Wikipedia
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In March 2018, a temporary mast was erected so that work could be undertaken on the main tower's transmitting arrays without interrupting transmissions. The temporary mast, at 324 m (1,063 ft), is shorter than the original tower, but lit in the same way with aircraft warning lights. History · Structure · Broadcast details · Channels listed by ... Local TV service: Made in Leeds Tower height: 330.4 m (1,084 ft) Built: 1969 - 1971 BBC region: BBC Yorkshire
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Jan 30, 2017 · The mast was built to replace a previous one brought down by high winds and ice in March 1969. A lift inside the tower takes seven minutes to ...
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Aug 27, 2019 · Mast owner Arqiva says the work today was to remove the upper sections of the spine steelwork on the antenna, which will be replaced when the ...
Emley Moor Transmitter - A.T.V. Poles, Brackets, Clamps & Aerials
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It had only been up for 3 years ! A 61m temporary mast was bought in and this replacement mast began transmitting just 3 days and 23 hours later, impressive... ...
Emley Moor: 50th anniversary of television tower collapse - BBC News
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Mar 19, 2019 · It was replaced in 1971 by the concrete structure which still stands today. Mast near building. image copyrightShutterstock. image captionDespite ...
The up-and-down story of the TV mast at Emley Moor | Yorkshire Post
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Aug 15, 2020 · The original lattice structure was replaced in the mid-1960s by a taller, tubular steel mast held in place by guy lines.
Emley Moor Temporary Mast Now Looks Complete — Digital Spy
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What exactly is going on at Emley Moor. Is the concrete tower that was built to replace the mast that collapsed in 1969 being replaced or just the ...
Emley Moor Transmitter Tower – Emley, England - Atlas Obscura
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It was built in 1969 to replace an even taller 1966 mast (1,266 feet tall) that fell down earlier in the year in the Winter weather. Prior to that a 443-foot tower from ...