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Topic # 102698 20-May-2012 09:37 Send private message

Hi, 

I'll try to take a picture this week, however quite a few months ago a rather large generator and what looks like a temporary cellular tower have been erected on the side of the road (literally on the side of the road, taking up a carpark space and has been fenced off). Its not listed on the cell sites map and Id say its been there ever since the start of the year. 

Anyone know?



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  Reply # 627856 20-May-2012 09:56 Send private message

Vodafone COW






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  Reply # 627857 20-May-2012 09:57 Send private message

Thanks.

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  Reply # 627858 20-May-2012 10:07 Send private message

Does it need a permit? Can it use the footpath? For how long?




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  Reply # 627868 20-May-2012 10:19 Send private message

Yes it has a permit to be parked in that location 24/7




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  Reply # 627870 20-May-2012 10:28

Like the one in thorndon in welly.

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  Reply # 627871 20-May-2012 10:30 Send private message

SteveON: Like the one in thorndon in welly.


I can't answer for Telecom




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  Reply # 627934 20-May-2012 14:13 Send private message

So is it there for a set purpose? Or just hanging out because it needs somewhere to stay?




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  Reply # 627935 20-May-2012 14:19 Send private message

It's powered up and taking 3G traffic




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  Reply # 627937 20-May-2012 14:25 Send private message

I did see that the other week and wondered what it was too. I don't think the drunk girl using the fence to stay balanced while she threw up was part of that thing though. Lol.





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  Reply # 627943 20-May-2012 14:56 Send private message

johnr: Vodafone COW


COW? - Not like these ones then? http://www.ubergizmo.com/2011/09/cows-disrupt-vodafone-coverage/

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  Reply # 627944 20-May-2012 15:07 Send private message

lol nope




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  Reply # 628118 20-May-2012 23:05 Send private message

johnr: It's powered up and taking 3G traffic


But John, is it passing any traffic on or just hording it? ;-)

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  Reply # 628126 20-May-2012 23:51 Send private message

I used to park there. It's pretty annoying...

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  Reply # 628255 21-May-2012 11:24 Send private message

SteveON: Like the one in thorndon in welly.

The one on the corner of Tinakori and Park St? I live right beside it lol.

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