The television transmitter has to be so high because television signals travel on a straight line.
Unfortunately, the site was not wired for three-phase power, as is usually the case with television transmitters.
On Jan. 3, 1956, a fire in a television transmitter swept through the top of the tower.
On one of the hills above the village is a television transmitter which serves as a repeater for the local area.
It is home to television transmitters that broadcast to the lower Hunter region.
A television transmitter is situated on the top, 162 m high.
In both of those markets, the corporation's television transmitters are the only ones that were not converted to digital.
This reduced the total number of the corporation's television transmitters across the country to 27.
And today, it's actually taller than it was because there are television transmitters on top.
As such, it was the first permanent television transmitter to be established within the island of Ireland.