Active NTM 29/18

Mariners are advised that Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd have established a lit special mark buoy on a shoal area east of the new pier at Brodick Ferry Terminal, Isle of Arran. The purpose of the mark is to provide additional navigational information to RoRo Masters while manoeuvring to berth on the east side of the ferry terminal pier.

A statutory sanction has been received from the Commissioners of Northern Lighthouses and details are as follows:


Location description Isle of Arran. Brodick East Shoal Special Mark
Latitude 55o 34.646’ North (WGS-84 datum)
Longitude 005o 08.056’ West (WGS-84 datum)
Character of Light Fl Y 5s
Range 2 nautical miles
Colour/Shape Yellow (1.5 metre diameter)
Topmark Yellow St Andrews Cross


Further details can be obtained using the contact details below

David McHardie
Harbour Master

Caledonian Maritime Assets Limited
Municipal Buildings, Fore St.,
Port Glasgow
PA1 4 5EQ
Tel: 01475 749 920

Categories: Notice to Mariners