2010-06-Castlemaine Beacon - Disestablishment

2010-06-Castlemaine Beacon - Disestablishment

Notices to Mariners

Disestablishment of Castlemaine Beacon as an Aid to Navigation

06 - 2010

Issue Date: Monday 26 April 2010

Aid: Castlemaine Beacon

Area: Castlemaine Harbour - Dingle Bay

The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that from 1 July 2010, the stone beacon at Rossbehy Point in the approaches to Castlemaine Harbour will be disestablished and will no longer be maintained as an Aid to Navigation.

The geographical position (WGS84) and details of this beacon are

Castlemaine Beacon


52° 05.423'N


09° 57.948'W

Type Shown as a Tower on charts.

Castlemaine Chartlet

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No further notice will be issued.

By Order, S. G. R. Ruttle, Chief Executive.