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The symbol shows the location of the Rosneath (Argyll and Bute, Scotland) transmitter which serves 41,000 homes. The bright green areas shown where the signal from this transmitter is strong, dark green areas are poorer signals. Those parts shown in yellow may have interference on the same frequency from other masts.

This transmitter has no current reported problems

The BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Rosneath (Argyll and Bute, Scotland) transmitter.

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Which Freeview channels does the Rosneath transmitter broadcast?

If you have any kind of Freeview fault, follow this Freeview reset procedure first.

Digital television services are broadcast on a multiplexes (or Mux) where many stations occupy a single broadcast frequency, as shown below.

MuxH/VFrequencyHeightModeWatts
PSB1
BBCA
 V max
 H -24dB
C39 (618.0MHz)
216mDTG-32,000W
8W
Channel icons
2 BBC Two Scotland, 7 BBC Alba, 9 BBC Four, 201 CBBC, 202 CBeebies, 231 BBC News, 232 BBC Parliament, 601 BBC RB 1, plus 8 others

PSB2
D3+4
 V max
 H -24dB
C42 (642.0MHz)
216mDTG-32,000W
8W
Channel icons
 E4, 3 ITV (STV Central (Glasgow micro region)), 3 STV (STV Central (Glasgow micro region)), 5 Channel 5, 6 ITV 2, 10 ITV3, 15 Film4, 24 ITV4, 33 ITV +1 (STV Edinburgh), 33 STV+1 (STV Edinburgh), 73 Sewing Quarter,

PSB3
BBCB
 V max
 H -24dB
C45 (666.0MHz)
216mDTG-62,000W
8W
Channel icons
101 BBC One HD Scotland, 102 BBC Two HD (England), 103 ITV HD (STV West), 103 STV HD (STV West), 104 Channel 4 HD Scotland ads, 105 Channel 5 HD, 204 CBBC HD,

COM4
SDN
 V max
 H -24dB
C33 (570.0MHz)
216mDTG-82,000W
8W
Channel icons
20 Drama, 21 5 USA, 30 5STAR, 37 Quest, 54 5SELECT, 57 Paramount Network, 61 True Entertainment, 63 Blaze, 66 CBS Reality, 70 Horror Channel, 80 Blaze +1, 203 CITV, 211 Ketchup TV, plus 17 others

COM5
ArqA
 V max
 H -24dB
C36 (594.0MHz)
216mDTG-82,000W
8W
Channel icons
11 pick, 12 Dave, 17 Really, 32 Sony Movie Ch, 38 Quest Red, 41 Food Network, 46 Challenge, 48 Movies4Men, 72 YourTV, 233 Sky News, plus 9 others

COM6
ArqB
 V max
 H -24dB
C48- (689.8MHz)
216mDTG-82,000W
8W
Channel icons
18 4Music, 19 Yesterday, 25 Home, 31 5Spike, 39 CBS Action, 42 Travel Channel, 47 4seven, 62 True Christmas, 71 CBS Drama, 79 Dave ja vu, plus 19 others



DTG-3 64QAM 8K 2/3 24.1Mb/s DVB-T MPEG2
DTG-6 256QAM 32KE 2/3 40.2Mb/s DVB-T2 MPEG4
DTG-8 64QAM 8K 3/4 27.1Mb/s DVB-T MPEG2
H/V: aerial position (horizontal or vertical)

Are you trying to watch these 0 Freeview HD channels?


The Rosneath (Argyll and Bute, Scotland) mast is not one of the extended Freeview HD (COM7 and COM8) transmitters, it does not provide these high definition (HD) channels: .

If you want to watch these HD channels, either use Freesat HD, or move your TV aerial must point to one of the 30 Full Freeview HD transmitters. For more information see the want to know which transmitters will carry extra Freeview HD? page.

Which BBC and ITV regional news can I watch from the Rosneath transmitter?

regional news image
BBC Reporting Scotland 2.4m homes 9.2%
from Glasgow G51 1DA, 35km east-southeast (117°)
to BBC Scotland region - 230 masts.
regional news image
STV News 1.3m homes 4.8%
from Glasgow G51 1PQ, 35km east-southeast (117°)
to STV Central (Glasgow) region - 94 masts.

How will the Rosneath (Argyll and Bute, Scotland) transmission frequencies change over time?

years1968~851984-971997-981998-20112011-1317/4/13-2013-175th Sep 2018
aerial groupVHFC/D EC/D EC/D EC/D EC/D EC/D EW
C2BBCtv
C13ITV
600C33SDN
C36ArqA
C39BBCA
C42D3+4
C45BBCB
C48D_local_local_local_local
700C49 BBCABBCA
C53-2SDNSDNSDN
C54C4C4C4BBCBBBCBBBCB
C57-AArqAArqAArqA
C58BBC1BBC1BBC1D3+4D3+4D3+4
C60-B -ArqB-ArqBArqB
800C61ITVITVITVBBCA
C63-C
C64BBC2BBC2BBC2
C671

orange background for multiplexes names more
green background for transmission frequencies
lilac background for power levels in watts
800MHz band: 4G mobile started in 2013
700MHz band: 4G from 30 June 2020more
600MHz band: new or moved digital TV services more
Notes: + and - denote 166kHz offset; aerial group are shown as A B C/D E K W
Italics for analogue, digital switchover was Wednesdays 11th May and 25th May 2011.

How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?

Analogue 1-4 10kW
COM4||, COM5||, COM6||, PSB1||, PSB2||, PSB3||(-7dB) 2kW
Mux 1*, Mux 2*, Mux B*, Mux C*, Mux D*(-17dB) 200W
Mux A*(-20dB) 100W
COM4≡, COM5≡, COM6≡, PSB1≡, PSB2≡, PSB3≡(-31dB) 8W

Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Rosneath transmitter area

Aug 1957-Jun 1997Scottish Television
Jun 1997-Dec 2014STV plc
Feb 1983-Dec 1992TV-am•
Jan 1993-Sep 2010GMTV•
Sep 2010-Dec 2014ITV Daybreak•
• Breakfast ◊ Weekends ♦ Friday night and weekends † Weekdays only.

Is the transmitter output the same in all directions?

Radiation patterns withheld

Comments
Thursday, 8 November 2018
Transmitter engineering
5:05 AM

ROSNEATH transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 00:01 today to 03:01 today, HD Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 00:01 today to 03:01 today, BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 00:01 today to 03:01 today, HD Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from [BBC]

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Friday, 9 November 2018
Transmitter engineering
5:04 AM

ROSNEATH transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 00:01 yesterday to 03:01 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 00:01 yesterday to 03:01 yesterday, BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 00:01 yesterday to 03:01 yesterday, HD Digital TV O [BBC]

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Saturday, 10 November 2018
Transmitter engineering
5:04 AM

ROSNEATH transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 00:01 on 08 Nov to 03:01 on 08 Nov, HD Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 00:01 on 08 Nov to 03:01 on 08 Nov, BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 00:01 on 08 Nov to 03:01 on 08 Nov, HD Digital TV O [BBC]

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Tuesday, 13 November 2018
Transmitter engineering
5:04 AM

ROSNEATH transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Wrong Region from 01:00 today to 01:18 today, HD Digital TV Wrong Region from 01:00 today to 01:18 today, BBC Digital TV Wrong Region from 01:00 today to 01:18 today, HD Digital TV Wrong Region from 01:00 today to 01:18 today. [BBC]

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Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Transmitter engineering
5:04 AM

ROSNEATH transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Wrong Region from 01:00 yesterday to 01:18 yesterday, HD Digital TV Wrong Region from 01:00 yesterday to 01:18 yesterday, BBC Digital TV Wrong Region from 01:00 yesterday to 01:18 yesterday, HD Digital TV Wrong Region from 01:00 y [BBC]

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Thursday, 15 November 2018
Transmitter engineering
5:04 AM

ROSNEATH transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Wrong Region from 01:00 on 13 Nov to 01:18 on 13 Nov, HD Digital TV Wrong Region from 01:00 on 13 Nov to 01:18 on 13 Nov, BBC Digital TV Wrong Region from 01:00 on 13 Nov to 01:18 on 13 Nov, HD Digital TV Wrong Region from 01:00 o [BBC]

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Tuesday, 20 November 2018
Transmitter engineering
5:09 PM

ROSNEATH transmitter - DAB: BBC National DAB Radio Off Air from 15:01 today to 15:34 today. [BBC]

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Wednesday, 21 November 2018
Transmitter engineering
5:09 AM

ROSNEATH transmitter - DAB: BBC National DAB Radio Off Air from 15:01 yesterday to 15:34 yesterday. [BBC]

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Thursday, 22 November 2018
Transmitter engineering
5:09 AM

ROSNEATH transmitter - DAB: BBC National DAB Radio Off Air from 15:01 on 20 Nov to 15:34 on 20 Nov. [BBC]

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