Issue Date: Wednesday 1 December 1999
Aid: Blackrock Buoy
Area: South East Coast of Ireland
The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that on 12th January 2000 or as soon thereafter as circumstances permit, a temporary experimental buoy will be established as follows:
Black Rock Buoy
006° 24.87' W
Yellow over Black
Two cones points downwards
VQ(6) + L Fl 10s
Morse K (- . - ) (3 & 10 cms), 360°: Range: 6 - 15 nm.
The purpose of this buoy is to site trial new aids to navigation technology with a view to developing improved levels of performance and service to the mariner.
A Radio Navigational Warning will be issued when the buoy is established.