Issue Date: Monday 13 August 2001
Aid: South Rock Automatic Lightfloat
Area: North East Coast of Ireland
The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that on Monday 3rd September 2001, or as soon thereafter as circumstances permit, the South Rock Automatic Lightfloat (A5966) will be temporarily withdrawn for a period of approximately six days during which it will be replaced by a high focal plane buoy, having the following characteristics:-
|Buoy Type:||Port Hand Lateral Mark|
|Light:||Fl (3) R 30s|
|Light Range:||8 nautical miles|
|Fog Signal:||Wave Activated Whistle|
|Racon:||Morse 'T' (-)|
The geographical position of the South Rock Automatic Lightfloat is:-
|Latitude:||54° 24.5' N|
|Longitude:||05° 22.0' W|
Radio Navigational Warnings and notices will be issued during the course of the withdrawal and return to station of the lightfloat.
Previous Notice No. 5 (2001) now cancelled.