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Ross Revenge

Formerly: Freyer

Built: 1960/61

Weight: 963 tons

Length: 233’ (71m)

Other offshore radio use:-

Also housed Radio Monique, World Mission Radio, Radio 819 and Radio 558


Ross Revenge with  the original 300’ single aerial tower

Anchored in international waters  in the Knock Deep Channel  (off Essex, England)

(from 9th August 1983)

Moved to a position at South Falls Head, around 14 miles North East of Margate, Kent, when British territorial limits were extended from 3 to 12 miles

(51.27.23N, 01.48.49E)

(from 10th June 1987)

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