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89.7 MHz

Boston, MA

WGBH Channel: 209B 89.7 MHz
Boston, Massachusetts
Service: FS - A full service FM station auxiliary transmitting antenna or application.
Facility ID: 70510
Fac. Service: FM

Status: License
Application Accepted: 03/03/2005
Application Granted: 03/02/2006
File Number: BXLED-20050303ADB
WGBH License Expires: 04/01/2022
Prefix Type: This is BXLED
Application Type: License To Cover

FCC Website Links:
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  This Application
  Other WGBH Applications
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  Mailing Address
  Correspondence for WGBH
  Correspondence related to application BXLED-20050303ADB
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Class: B, A Zone I or I-A station; with 25kW-50kW ERP and a class contour distance 39km-52km

Site Location: 42-12-42.4 N 71-06-49.2 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 42-12-42.0 N 71-06-51.0 W (Converted to NAD 27)

Effective Radiated Power: 22.5 kW
Transmitter Output Power: 22.74 kW
Antenna Center HAAT: 183.8 m (603 ft.)
Antenna Center AMSL: 225.6 m (740 ft.)
Antenna Center HAG: 37.8 m (124 ft.)

Site Elevation: 187.8 m. (616 ft.)
Height Overall*: 71 m (233 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna
Antenna Make/Model: Shivley 6810-3R-SS-PS
Antenna ID: 0

Associated Facilities
W242AA(FX) Beacon Hill, Massachusetts
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1006957

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
WGBH Educational Foundation
Structure Address:
Great Blue Hill
Milton, MA
County Name: Norfolk County
ASR Issued: 09/29/2003
Date Built: 09/27/2003
Site Elevation: 187.8 m (616 ft.)
Structure Height: 39.3 m (129 ft.)
Height Overall: 71 m (233 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 258.8 m (849 ft.)
FAA Determination: 05/29/2003
FAA Study #: 2003-ANE-349-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 3, 4, 5, 12
42-12-42.3 N 71-06-49.2 W (NAD 83)
42-12-41.9 N 71-06-51.0 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WGBH(FM) Licensee Information

1 Guest Street
Boston, MA 02135-5000
Phone: 617-300-4405
BXLED-20050303ADB Applicant Information

Associated Land Mobile Licenses

 KN6313 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
 KQ8962 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
 KW5951 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
 KW5952 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
Associated Microwave Licenses

 KHQ96 950 MHz Aural Studio Transmitter Link

Study Date: 1/24/2020; Study Duration: 0.0627 Seconds.
Database Sources: 1/24/2020 FCC CDBS,
01/24/2020 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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