Issue Date: 29 February 2008
Area: North East Coast of Ireland - Dundrum Bay
The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that on or about 06 May 2008 (or as soon as possible thereafter) the three unlighted buoys presently marking the extent of the Ballykinler Firing Practice Area will be withdrawn.
At the same time two lighted special mark buoys will be established to mark the south-east and south-west corners of an extended Firing Practice Area.
The Geographical Positions of the buoys to be withdrawn are as follows:
|DZ WEST||DZ MIDDLE||DZ EAST|
|Latitude||54° 13.393' N||54° 13.224' N||54° 13.595' N|
|Longitude||05° 50.135' W||05° 48.544' W||05° 46.283' W|
DANGER ZONE SE
DANGER ZONE SW
|Latitude||54° 12.065' N (WGS 84)||Latitude||54° 11.848' N (WGS 84)|
|Longitude||05° 45.023' W||Longitude||05° 50.828' W|
|Character||Fl(2) Y 10s||Character||Fl Y 5s|
|Structure||Yellow Buoy||Structure||Yellow Buoy|
|Topmark||Yellow St. Andrew's Cross||Topmark||Yellow St. Andrew's Cross|