2011-15-Changes to Buoyage

2011-15-Changes to Buoyage

Notices to Mariners

WEST COAST IRELAND APPROACHES TO SHANNON ESTUARY - CHANGES TO BUOYAGE

15 - 2011

Issue Date: 20 December 2011

Aid:

Area: Shannon Estuary

The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that on 24 February 2012, or as soon thereafter as circumstances permit, the existing Beal Bar Buoy will be changed to a Starboard Lateral Mark and relocated approximately 1 cable to the East. At the same time the existing Doonaha Buoy will be relocated approximately 3 cables to the West and the lights on both buoys synchronised. The new characteristics of the buoys will be as follows:

Beal Bar

Doonaha

Change to a Starboard Lateral Mark

Existing Port Lateral Mark

New Character

Fl.G.3s (Synchronised)

New Character

Fl.R.3s (Synchronised)

Latitude

52°35.175'N  (WGS84)

Latitude

52°35.545'N  (WGS84)

Longitude

09°39.052'W

Longitude

09°39.014'W

15-2011

Radio Navigation Warnings will be issued when the above changes take place.

 

By Order, Yvonne Shields Chief Executive