1999-04-Lighting of Blackball, Cush and Maiden Rocks Buoys

1999-04-Lighting of Blackball, Cush and Maiden Rocks Buoys

Notices to Mariners

Lighting of Blackball, Cush and Maiden Rocks Buoys

04 - 1999

Issue Date: 20 May 1999

Aid: South and South West Coasts of Ireland

Area:

The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that on 30th June 1999, or as soon thereafter as circumstances permit, the following unlit buoys will be lighted.
It should be noted that at the same time, the Blackball and Cush buoys will be assigned cardinal characteristics as follows:

BLACKBALL BUOY (DUNGARVAN)
Buoy:
East Cardinal
Colour:
Black/Yellow/Black
Topmark:
Two black cones, points outwards
Latitude:
51° 55.32' N
Longitude:
07° 48.48' W
Character:
Q (3) 10 secs

CUSH BUOY (SCHULL)
Buoy:
North Cardinal
Colour:
Black over yellow
Topmark:
Two black cones, points upwards
Latitude:
51° 30.27' N
Longitude:
09° 32.98' W
Character:
Q

MAIDEN ROCK BUOY (KENMARE RIVER)
Buoy:
Starboard Hand Conical
Colour:
Green
Latitude:
51°' 49.00' N
Longitude:
09° 48.00' W
Character:
Fl G 5 secs

Radio Navigational Warnings will be issued when the changeovers take place.
By Order, T.M. Boyd, Chief Executive.