The primary aim of the repeater is to provide good coverage for hand-portable & mobile users in the built-up areas of Bristol and its conurbations. In addition, the coverage extends well into other counties. While not extensive, below is a general overview of the coverage both in and around our region.
Towns and Villages with partial mobile coverage.
Bath, Swindon (east), Bradford on Avon, Frome, Highworth, Castle Cary, Yeovil, Weston-Super-Mare, Congresbury, Yatton, Wrington.
Color code 3
All services running. Upstream connection: FreeDMR OK
The repeater provides excellent unbroken coverage
of the following Motorway network.
Towns & Villages with good mobile coverage.
Chippenham, Corsham, Box, Swindon (west), Hullavington, Malmsbury, Sopworth, Cirencester, Charlord, Nailsworth, Cricklade, Calne, Melksham, Sherston, Devizes, Trowbridge, Westbury, Wootton Bassett, Lyneham, Tetbury, Witney, Didmarton, Shepton Mallet, Radstock, Midsomer Norton, Pensford, Ubley, Churchill, Nailsea, Clevedon, Portishead, Magor, Penoylan, Caldicot, Rogiet, Chepstow, Cardiff, Lydney, Berkeley.
GB3BS / GB7BS and MB7VV are located at the Avon Fire & Rescue centre at Lansdown 13km East of the City of Bristol.
NGR: ST 716 702 (IO81TK)
51.43054 N. -2.40905 W
Site Elevation: 764ft/233m (ASL). Antenna Height: 100ft/30m (AGL).
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