Issue Date: 27 July 2016
Aid: Special Mark
Area: Dublin Bay
The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that on 01 October 2016, or as
soon thereafter as circumstances permit, a Special Mark Buoy will be established on the
Bennet Bank on the Northern Approaches to Dublin Bay.
The buoy will be positioned 500 metres West of the existing Bennet Bank South Cardinal
The purpose of this buoy, is to trial and validate new e-Navigation applications and
advances in buoy materials, lanterns and power systems.
Buoy Name: Irish Lights Trial
Buoy Type: Special Mark (Yellow)
Character: Fl (4)Y 10s
Position: 53˚ 20.187’N
05˚ 55.578’W (WGS 84)
By Order, Yvonne Shields Chief Executive.
This buoy has no navigational significance.
Radio Navigation Warnings will be issued when the above changes take place.