Issue Date: 27 April 2015
The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that on or about 24 June 2015, or as soon thereafter as circumstances permit, a new light of reduced range, will be installed at Ballycotton Lighthouse.
This will also necessitate the provision of a temporary light of reduced range for a period of approximately one week from the evening of 16 June 2015.
The character, phasing and range of the temporary and new lights are set out below:
|EXISTING LIGHT||TEMPORARY LIGHT||NEW LIGHT|
|Position:||51°49.50'N 007°59.13'W||51°49.50'N 007°59.13'W||51°49.50'N 007°59.13'W|
|Character:||Fl WR 10s (0.6 + 9.4) W238° - 048°(170°) R048° - 238°(190°)||Fl WR 10s (0.6 + 9.4) W238° - 048°(170°) R048° - 238°(190°)||Fl WR 10s (0.3 + 9.7) W238° - 048°(170°) R048° - 238°(190°)|
|Range:||W21 Nautical Miles R17 Nautical Miles||W10 Nautical Miles R8 Nautical Miles||W18 Nautical Miles R14 Nautical Miles|
All other details remain unchanged.
Radio Navigation Warnings will be issued when the above changes take place