Issue Date: Thursday 26 March 1998
Aid: Bull Rock Lighthouse
Area: South West Coast of Ireland
The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that on Friday 15th May 1998, a radar beacon will be established at Bull Rock Lighthouse (A6430) as follows:-
X/S Bands (3cm and 10cm)
Continuous: simultaneously active on both X and S bands for 9 seconds in every 30 seconds.
16 to 27 nautical miles.
Range will vary depending on ships radar transmitter power and scanner height. These are theoretical maximum ranges and allowance should be made for weather conditions and the condition of the radar equipment.
Morse "N" November (- ·)
|Radar Response Length:||
2 Nautical Miles
The geographical position of Bull Rock Lighthouse is:-
51° 35.5' N
10° 18.1' W
The Racon at Mizen Head (A6448) will be discontinued co-incident with the establishment of the Racon at Bull Rock. The geographical position of Mizen Head Lighthouse is:
51° 26.9' N
09° 49.2' W
No further notice will be issued.By Order, T. M. Boyd, Chief Executive