Mobile Phone Mast

From The Urban Dead Wiki

(Redirected from Mobile phone mast)
Jump to: navigation, search
Gsm mast.jpg

Mobile phone masts, when powered, allow survivors to use mobile phones to leave messages for those on their Contacts List. Masts are mounted on the roofs of a variety of buildings.

From outside, a mast without power has the following description: There is a mobile-phone mast on the roof of the building. Setting up and fueling a generator inside the building changes the external description to: On the roof of the building, the lights of a mobile-phone mast blink against the sky.

The masts themselves cannot be reached or attacked directly. A mast is disabled when the generator powering it runs out of fuel or is destroyed.

The Game Statistics page has info on what percentage of the network is currently running; presumably, since there are 100 suburbs in Malton, each mast represents one percent of the total network. The current statistics are displayed below.

Mobile Phone Mast.png Mobile Network Coverage:
  • Actual Network Coverage: 37%%
  • Known Active Masts: Please Update

Correct as of:15:31, 27 October 2013 (UTC))

know what you are talking aboutShort-wave Radio Info
This group or location has a dedicated radio frequency.

Frequency: 27.00 MHz
Transmitter Coordinates: Mobile Phone Mast Status Monitor --



All mast locations have been reported by members of the Wiki community.

The Unofficial Map graphically indicates the locations of buildings with masts.

The Mobile-Phone Mast Information Center has a full list of danger reports, this is a better page is you want to know the status of the buildings, rather than of the masts they contain. The MPM Status Map shows the same information graphically.

To update the status of a mast you should update the Danger Report for the building containing the mast. You can link to the report by clicking the building's name on the sorted list, or by clicking the building's co-ordinates on the map. Change the "mast_status=" line of the danger report according to the definitions provided below. You must sign the report as the timestamp provided in your signature is the same timestamp displayed here to ensure the data is recent.

The following are the working definition for the status chart below:

  • active = Service has been positively confirmed in suburb.
  • nofuel = The presence of a generator has been confirmed, but it is out of fuel.
  • destroyed = The lack of a generator has been confirmed. Fuel and a generator are needed to return the mast to active status.
  • ruined = The mast building is ruined. A toolbox, generator, and fuel will be required to restore the mast to working order.
  • occupied = One or more zombies have taken up residence in the Mast Building. A lot of firepower and maybe some team work will be needed to get the Mast up and running again. Is most likely ruined.
  • inactive = There is no service in the suburb, but for an unknown reason.
  • activeold, nofuelold, destroyedold, ruinedold, occupiedold and inactiveold = Service to the suburb has not been checked in the last 5 days Activeold suburbs are not included in the "mapped active network coverage" at the top of the page.
  • unknown = Service to the suburb has not been checked in the last 10 days. The goal is to have no suburbs in this state

Listen on 27.10 for new status reports. Occasionally tag or pirate-broadcast this url -- -- so that others know to listen and update this list.

At most, a generator fuelling a Phone Mast will last five days from the time of fuelling. All 'active' masts whose timestamp is more than five days old ought to be reclassified as 'activeold.'

Please note that a bot has been created to take care of marking statuses as 'old' or unknown as necessary. This does not prevent you from changing statuses yourself provided that they have passed the proper 5 or 10 day limit.

Suburb Maps

Maps detailing the mobile mast coverage can be found at Mobile Phone Mast/Status Maps.

Alphabetical List

Below is an alphabetical listing of suburbs and the buildings in which a mobile phone mast is present for each.

active nofuel destroyed ruined occupied inactive unknown
The following depict suburbs that have not been updated in the past 5 days.
Dist Suburb Building Coords Last Update
NW5: Barrville
Olivey Library (safe)
(45,44) Futuyama 17:08, 13 January 2014 (UTC)
NW3: Brooke Hills
The Norvell Building (unknown)
(45,27) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 20:57, 24 June 2013 (BST)
SW3: Brooksville
The Estlin Building (unknown)
(36,63) --Clevin 16:38, 20 December 2013 (UTC)
SW5: Buttonville
Warehouse 44,95 (safe)
(44,95) --Frogging101 16:46, 18 February 2014 (UTC)
NE2: Chancelwood
Kempe Way School (safe)
(63,6) ShiraXTalk 04:52, 14 September 2013 (BST)
NW1: Chudleyton
The Donovan Building (ruined)
(14,27) --BOSCH 20:50, 1 September 2013 (BST)
SW2: Crooketon
The Theobald Building (safe)
(4,64) --Azure 20:11, 2 January 2014 (UTC)
SE1: Crowbank
Exon Alley Railway Station (ruined)
(76,64) 14:53, 15 April 2014 (UTC)
NW2: Dakerstown
The Buttle Building (unknown)
(4,5) --SearchDerelict 15:17, 15 April 2014 (UTC)
SE5: Danversbank
The Barrow Building (safe)
(73,95) ShiraXTalk 04:03, 1 October 2013 (BST)
SW5: Dartside
Samborne Towers (safe)
(36,84) Karraghlikeskoalas 16:31, 16 December 2013 (UTC)
NW1: Darvall Heights
The Herman Building (safe)
(24,26) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 16:03, 14 January 2014 (UTC)
SE3: Dentonside
Denner Towers (unknown)
(94,53) --ZaqWer 22:40, 17 May 2013 (BST)
NE3: Dulston
Parrott Towers (in zombie hands)
(94,4) ----Jaggernaut101 05:45, 6 October 2013 (BST)
NW4: Dunell Hills
Ostrehan Towers (unknown)
(2,36) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 06:35, 30 September 2013 (BST)
NE3: Dunningwood
The Halliday Building (unknown)
(96,25) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 16:25, 25 June 2013 (BST)
NE2: Earletown
The Flowar Building (safe)
(74,4) Zombra 21:45, 3 December 2013 (UTC)
NW1: East Becktown
The Percival Building (safe)
(25,35) --SearchDerelict 21:38, 15 November 2013 (UTC)
NW3: East Boundwood
The Digby Building (safe)
(44,6) DoctorWikipedia 09:53, 30 November 2013 (UTC)
SE4: East Grayside
Cousins Towers (unknown)
(66,82) --ZaqWer 05:03, 30 May 2013 (BST)
NW1: Eastonwood
The Hosken Building (safe)
(34,25) Hunter S Thompson 08:56, 11 July 2013 (BST)
SE2: Edgecombe
Warehouse 74,54 (safe)
(74,54) Milworm 12:32, 13 October 2013 (BST)
SW4: Foulkes Village
The Freeguard Building (unknown)
(5,84) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 10:26, 30 September 2013 (BST)
SE5: Fryerbank
The Underdown Building (ruined)
(95,85) -Karraghlikeskoalas 15:30, 15 December 2013 (UTC)
SW3: Galbraith Hills
The Singer Building (safe)
(45,55) --Clevin 16:39, 20 December 2013 (UTC)
NW1: Gatcombeton
St. Maximillian's Church (safe)
(24,16) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 04:35, 19 November 2013 (UTC)
NE1: Gibsonton
Yeatman Library (unknown)
(86,24) Niedowidek 12:17, 9 February 2014 (UTC) 12:16, 09 February 2014 (UTS)
SW1: Greentown
Lerwill Towers (safe)
(34,74) ShiraXTalk 04:31, 27 September 2013 (BST)
SW2: Grigg Heights
The Ashwin Building (ruined)
(3,56) --Azure 19:56, 2 January 2014 (UTC)
SE1: Gulsonside
The Gollop Building (safe)
(73,74) 23:17, 12 April 2014 (UTC)
NW5: Havercroft
Ackland Mall (NE) (ruined)
(33,44) Gorynka 17:22, 9 February 2014 (UTC)
NE1: Heytown
The Self Hotel (safe)
(76,34) --ZaqWer 02:13, 29 September 2013 (BST)
SE4: Hollomstown
The Roddoway Building (safe)
(64,94) ShiraXTalk 19:44, 30 September 2013 (BST)
SE3: Houldenbank
The Meacham Motel (unknown)
(94,65) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 09:20, 30 September 2013 (BST)
NE1: Huntley Heights
The Amos Building (safe)
(65,24) --ZaqWer 04:14, 12 April 2014 (UTC)
NW2: Jensentown
The MacVicar Building (unknown)
(14,7) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 00:46, 30 September 2013 (BST)
NW2: Judgewood
The MacCarthy Building (ruined)
(13,14) --BOSCH 02:48, 30 August 2013 (BST)
SE4: Kempsterbank
McNeil Towers (safe)
(53,73) Milworm 23:22, 25 October 2013 (BST)
NW5: Ketchelbank
Factory 43,35 (ruined)
(43,35) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 03:16, 12 September 2013 (BST)
SW5: Kinch Heights
The Eden Museum (safe)
(43,86) {{{user}}}
NE2: Lamport Hills
The Braddick Building (ruined)
(55,4) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 01:09, 10 August 2013 (BST)
SW2: Lerwill Heights
The Hayler Building (safe)
(25,56) Just doing what I can to survive with the rest of my group 21:53 october 2013 (BST)
SW1: Lockettside
Lindsey Towers (safe)
(25,84) Storm 03:16, 6 February 2014 (UTC)
NW5: Lukinswood
The Shortman Building (safe)
(26,45) --SearchDerelict 17:13, 13 November 2013 (UTC)
NE2: Millen Hills
Smith Towers (safe)
(55,16) Karraghlikeskoalas 18:11, 26 October 2013 (BST)
SE5: Miltown
Factory 94,95 (ruined)
(94,95) Ylva 16:55, 15 January 2014 (UTC)
SW3: Mockridge Heights
Strutt Towers (unknown)
(43,65) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 16:24, 26 June 2013 (BST)
NW4: Molebank
Factory 13,46 (safe)
(13,46) Clevin 16:29, 20 December 2013 (UTC)
SW1: Mornington
Millington Towers (unknown)
(15,63) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 16:37, 26 June 2013 (BST)
SW4: New Arkham
The Parr Building (unknown)
(4,95) --Clevin 16:43, 20 December 2013 (UTC)
SW4: Nixbank
Club Staley (unknown)
(4,74) --Clevin 16:44, 20 December 2013 (UTC)
SW1: North Blythville
Gatford Towers (ruined)
(23,64) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 10:25, 1 October 2013 (BST)
SW4: Old Arkham
The Flambert Motel (unknown)
(16,95) ZaqWer 22:47, 25 March 2013 (UTC)
SE1: Osmondville
Doveton Towers (unknown)
(86,73) --Clevin 16:45, 20 December 2013 (UTC)
NW4: Owsleybank
Dobin Auto Repair (safe)
(3,44) Futuyama 18:51, 15 February 2014 (UTC)
NE1: Pashenton
The Carew Museum (unknown)
(74,13) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 02:18, 30 September 2013 (BST)
NE5: Paynterton
The Smither Building (unknown)
(93,35) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 05:21, 30 September 2013 (BST)
NW4: Peddlesden Village
Houghton Towers (safe)
(4,24) --Robbie McGregor 10:22, 3 November 2013 (UTC)
SE3: Pegton
The Bennett Building (rebuilding)
(85,54) Subject 0001 22:27, 7 December 2013 (UTC)
SE5: Pennville
St. Gall's Church (unknown)
(85,85) --Clevin 16:46, 20 December 2013 (UTC)
SE3: Penny Heights
The Tomkyns Building (safe)
(94,74) BunnyHopkins 10:16, 25 October 2013 (BST)
NE5: Peppardville
Stirling Towers (unknown)
(74,44) --Clevin 16:47, 20 December 2013 (UTC)
NE3: Pescodside
The Farbrother Building (unknown)
(93,13) --SearchDerelict 16:31, 4 June 2013 (BST)
NE4: Pimbank
The Brittan Building (safe)
(63,44) --Robbie McGregor 05:31, 25 March 2014 (UTC)
NE5: Pitneybank
Howland Street School (in zombie hands)
(86,46) --ZaqWer 17:45, 4 October 2013 (BST)
NW2: Quarlesbank
The Elson Building (safe)
(25,3) Scout Dude 20:48, 10 February 2014 (UTC)
NE2: Raines Hills
St. Romuald's Church (safe)
(65,15) ShiraXTalk 04:59, 14 September 2013 (BST)
NE4: Randallbank
Woolsett Way Railway Station (safe)
(63,36) ShiraXTalk 02:10, 18 September 2013 (BST)
SW2: Reganbank
The Lantrowe Building (safe)
(15,55) BunnyHopkins 05:14, 5 November 2013 (UTC)
NE3: Rhodenbank
The Anstruther Building (unknown)
(85,6) --Clevin 16:48, 20 December 2013 (UTC)
NW5: Richmond Hills
Club Beastall (safe)
(33,33) --Robbie McGregor 10:14, 24 March 2014 (UTC)
NE4: Ridleybank
Warehouse 54,44 (safe)
(54,44) --TheOdyssey 00:42, 09 November 2013 (UTC)
NE4: Roachtown
St. Dymphna's Church (unknown)
(55,35) --Clevin 16:48, 20 December 2013 (UTC)
SE2: Roftwood
The Summer Building (ruined)
(64,55) ShiraXTalk 05:34, 20 September 2013 (BST)
NE3: Rolt Heights
Mare Towers (safe)
(85,15) —The preceding unsigned comment was added by Tgrave (talkcontribs) at an unknown time.
NW2: Roywood
Garson Towers (ruined)
(4,14) --CheckhovForge 05:49, 4 December 2013 (UTC)
SW4: Ruddlebank
The Furzer Building (unknown)
(16,84) ZaqWer 15:03, 26 March 2013 (UTC)
NE1: Santlerville
Heckworthy Towers (safe)
(77,25) Raptor 13:52, 26 March 2014 (UTC)
SE1: Scarletwood
The Bentley Hotel (safe)
(74,85) Charles Whipplebotum 00:07, 13 November 2013 (UTC)
SE2: Shackleville
Grey Library (safe)
(55,63) World 'globe 17:00, 16 October 2013 (BST)
NE4: Shearbank
Keedwell Plaza School (safe)
(56,24) --ZaqWer 03:57, 11 April 2014 (UTC)
SW3: Shore Hills
The Barwood Building (unknown)
(35,54) Blacjak 16:26, 21 September 2013 (BST)
NW3: Shuttlebank
The Buckrell Building (ruined)
(35,16) --BOSCH 18:40, 25 August 2013 (BST)
SW1: South Blythville
Isgar Towers (safe)
(26,75) --DPErny 20:32, 11 November 2013 (UTC)
SW5: Spicer Hills
The Waters Building (safe)
(25,95) Charles Whipplebotum 01:31, 2 December 2013 (UTC)
NE5: Spracklingbank
The Dobson Motel (safe)
(86,34) 「全ては優美である。」!Pattee.png 04:13, 11 August 2013 (BST)
SE2: Stanbury Village
The Sertin Building (safe)
(55,56) RegentZero 19:16, 24 January 2014 (UTC)
NE5: Starlingtown
Veazey Towers (unknown)
(95,46) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 18:15, 24 June 2013 (BST)
SW3: Tapton
The Crang Building (safe)
(43,75) ShiraXTalk 04:26, 27 September 2013 (BST)
SE2: Tollyton
The Sherren Building (safe)
(64,65) --NickZTR 15:03, 13 August 2013 (BST)
SE3: Vinetown
Bubcar Towers (safe)
(83,64) --ZaqWer 18:39, 8 October 2013 (BST)
NW4: West Becktown
The Gotch Museum (unknown)
(14,35) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 19:19, 24 June 2013 (BST)
NW3: West Boundwood
The Lapley Building (safe)
(35,6) --SearchDerelict 14:34, 28 June 2013 (BST)
SE4: West Grayside
Statham Auto Repair (safe)
(54,85) TohruRokuno 16:02, 13 February 2014 (UTC)
SE5: Whittenside
The Sherwel Building (safe)
(84,94) ShiraXTalk 03:25, 2 October 2013 (BST)
SW5: Williamsville
The Clayton Building (safe)
(35,93) --Garrob 01:12, 12 August 2013 (BST)
SE1: Wray Heights
Silvey Towers (safe)
(63,75) Milworm 23:36, 6 November 2013 (UTC)
SE4: Wyke Hills
Hitchens Towers (safe)
(55,93) --Collowman 16:27, 23 October 2013 (BST)
SW1: Wykewood
The Skilliter Motel (unknown)
(14,75) Bob Moncrief MTTW! 20:05, 24 June 2013 (BST)
NW3: Yagoton
Workman Towers (safe)
(46,13) DoctorWikipedia 18:08, 2 December 2013 (UTC)

Multiple Towers

Some suburbs have more than one tower. It is believed that only one tower actually provides network coverage to the suburb, and the other will not, even if powered.

Danversbank has a mast in The Barrow Building and a phantom mast in The Poulet Museum.

Paynterton has a mast in The Smither Building and a phantom mast in The Denning Museum.

Lukinswood has a mast in the Shortman Building and a phantom mast in the Galavin Museum.

Reganbank has a mast in the Lantrowe Building and a phantom mast in the William Museum.

Update this section if you find the true/phantom mast situation is reversed, or find another phantom mast.

Mobile Network Maintenance Teams

Want to maintain phone masts across Malton or just the one in your suburb? Add your group to the list! Include a timestamp so everyone will know if it's up to date. You may copy your entry from previous year to current year if still doing active work on masts.

Maintenance Teams Archive


MalTel Is back in action! Benaldo138 23:45, 27 November 2012 (UTC)


The Church of Static is protecting as many masts as they can. 21.44, 21 January 2013

Mobile Network Destruction Teams

Want to destroy phone masts across Malton or just the one in your suburb? Add your group to the list! Include a timestamp so everyone will know if it's up to date. You may copy your entry from previous year to current year if still doing active work on masts.


  • Dead Air is having a resurgence of activity as old alleged member(s) return to systematically bring blissful silence to the skies. - JushhhuGKH 03:11, 19 January 2011 (UTC)


  • Dead Air is working to maintain a level of silence across Malton. 18:52, 3 January 2010 (UTC)


  • The Jenova's Witnesses are dedicated to destroying mobile phone masts in an aid to complete their mission.
  • Permazombie is dedicated to perpetually keeping the Judgewood mast offline. Asheets 16:00, 10 July 2008 (BST)


  • the soft parade has taken up a vendetta against telephone masts everywhere, following the theft of the soft parade's radio frequency at 26.54 by the Mobile Phone Mast Status Report team.

Game Information
GameplayCharacter ClassesSkillsItemsLocations
SuburbsRevive PointMobile Phone MastRadio Frequencies
Building TypesFrequently Asked QuestionsKnown Bugs

Personal tools