Photo supplied by Paul Jones
||Public access to site
||In use since
||19?? - 1969
1969 - current
||9 - Eastern
The following information was found in correspondence supplied by David Bannear.
correspondence of August 1966 states: "replacing and relocating Dickie's Hill tower to a new site,
north east of Dickie's Hill to give better coverage of the Darlimurla plantation".
When, in 1969, the (underground) telephone service is installed, concern is raised about danger in a event of a lightning strike.
Cables could act as an earth with resulting damage to cables and equipment. Extra earthing straps are recommended.
1969 Tower from Hunters Hill erected on site
1971 It is proposed to fit the tower with safety enclosures around the ladders.
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