ABC 13 Lynchburg WSET


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Lynchburg/Roanoke, Virginia
United States
CityLynchburg, Virginia
BrandingABC 13 (general)
ABC 13 News (newscasts)
SloganThe Heart of Virginia (general)
Coverage You Can Count On (news)
ChannelsDigital: 13 (VHF)
(to move to 7 (VHF))
Virtual: 13 (PSIP)
Subchannels13.1 ABC
13.2 Stadium
13.3 Comet TV
13.4 TBD
TranslatorsW05AA-D 5 Roanoke
AffiliationsABC (secondary until 1954)
OwnerSinclair Broadcast Group
(WSET Licensee, LLC)
FoundedFebruary 8, 1953; 65 years ago (1953-02-08)
Call letters’ meaningNeWSET 13 (former newscast title)
Former callsignsWLVA-TV (1953–1977)
Former channel number(s)Analog:
13 (VHF, 1953–2009)
34 (UHF, 2004–2009)
Former affiliationsCBS (1953–1954)
Transmitter power28.7 kW
Height625 m (2,051 ft)
627 m (2,057 ft) (CP)
Facility ID73988
Transmitter coordinates37°18′54″N 79°38′6″W / 37.31500°N 79.63500°W / 37.31500; -79.63500
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license information:Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For ABC 13 Lynchburg, VA WSET


Virtual Channel13
RF Channel13
Effective Radiated Power (ERP)19.64299964904785 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT)568m
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL)900m
Network AffiliationABC
Contact Street 12320 Langhorne Road
Contact CityLynchburg
Contact StateVA
Contact Zip24501
Contact Phone434-528-1313
Additional DataFCC Station Information

ABC 13 Lynchburg serves the Virginia cities of Lynchburg and Roanoke. It’s a local news and entertainment station that also provides in-depth coverage of Lynchburg weather, traffic, and local sports. The sports division puts a special emphasis on Virginia high school sports and University of Virginia sports. In addition to being known as ABC 13 Lynchburg, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign WSET. You can watch the station online via the ABC 13 Lynchburg live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: ABC 13 Lynchburg WSET News
Call Sign: WSET
Location: Lynchburg, Virginia, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: Lynchburg ABC 13 Homepage

If you’re interested in a different station or stream, use the search box at the top of the page.

Lynchburg ABC 13 is owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group. It is an affiliate of the network ABC network. As an affiliate, WSET Lynchburg tends to focus its original news coverage on local issues during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. To fill in the rest of its broadcasting schedule, the station airs national programs provided by ABC.

See WSET’s FCC Profile

Lynchburg ABC 13 has a public information file maintained by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). To go directly to WSET’s FCC file, click the FCC link above.

The FCC’s station profile will contain important information about WSET Lynchburg that falls within the public domain. For example, it may disclose such details as political advertisement time the station has sold (or given away), ownership particulars, or pending applications for programming changes.

Contact the Station

If you’re a public relations rep, you may want to mail some promotional materials to the station or get in touch with a specific member of its team. If you’re a curious viewer, you might be interested in arranging a tour of the station’s facilities. In either case, in addition to the contact info above, here are some more ways to get in touch:
By mail: 2320 Langhorne Rd Lynchburg, VA 24501-1547. Phone: 434-528-1313. Fax: 434-847-8800. Email: [email protected]