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Saorview on the Spur Hill (Nottinghamshire, England) transmitter

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The symbol shows the location of the Spur Hill (Nottinghamshire, England) transmitter. 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 Spur Hill (Nottinghamshire, England) transmitter.

Choose from three options: ■ List by multiplex ■ List by channel number ■ List by channel name

Which Saorview channels does the Spur Hill transmitter broadcast?

If you have any kind of Saorview fault, follow this Saorview 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
SV1
 H max
C45 (666.0MHz)187mDTG-100350,000W
Channel icons
2 RTE Two HD, 3 TV3, 4 TG4, 5 3e, 6 RTE News Now/Euronews, 11 RTE1 SD, 17  (RTÉjr simulcast), 18 (RTÉ1 +1 simulcast), plus 10 others

SV2
 H max
C49 (698.0MHz)187mDTG-100350,000W
Channel icons
1 RTE One HD, 7 RTE jr, 8 RTE One +1, 12 TBC 12 HD, 13 TBC 13 SD, 14 TBC 14 HD, 15 TBC 15 SD, 16 TBC 16,



DTG-1003 64QAM 8K 2/3 24.1Mb/s DVB-T MPEG4
H/V: aerial position (horizontal or vertical)

How will the Spur Hill (Nottinghamshire, England) transmission frequencies change over time?

years1984-971997-981998-20122012-132013-182013-18
aerial groupA B C/D E K VHFA B C/D E K VHFA B C/D E K VHFB EB EB E
C45SV1SV1SV1
700C49SV2SV2SV2

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 Sundays 1st January and 1st January 2012.

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

SV1≡, SV2≡ 50kW

Is the transmitter output the same in all directions?

Radiation patterns withheld

Comments
Friday, 2 March 2012
J
jol
12:12 PM

Hi.Can anyone tell me if UK digital boxes wil work in Republic of Ireland to recieve Saorview.Also can satelite dishes recieve the Saorview broadcasts.Thanks.

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jol's 6 posts GB
Thursday, 5 April 2012
Briantist
5:12 PM

jol: No, only Freeview HD boxes work as the required MPEG4 decoder is not in standard UK boxes. The only exception to this are the BT Vision boxes.

UK and Saorview satellites are incompatible due to the different orbital location.

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Briantist's 38,757 posts Owner Owner GB

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