Item Type : Feature
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : BCNSAW
FeatureName: Beacon Safe Water
Alias : BCNSAW
CamelCase : BeaconSafeWater
Use Type : Geographic
Definition : A safe water beacon is a prominent specially constructed object forming a conspicuous mark as a fixed aid to navigation or for use in hydrographic survey.
Reference : 5th Edition
Definition Source : IALA Maritime Bouyage System (NP 735)
Similarity to Source : Identical
Int1 :
S4 :
Recommended Attributes :
Distinguishing Features :
Remarks : A safe water beacon may be used to indicate that there is navigable water around the mark. (UKHO NP 735, 5th Edition) Topmark, light, fog signal, radar reflector and retro-reflector are separate objects.
Management Details
Proposal Type : Supersession
Submitting Organization : IHO Secretariat
Proposed Change : Amend Feature Name. Add definition reference and similarity. Add INT1 and S-4 references; and add distinctions.
Justification : Align Register with S-101 DCEG.
Proposed : 2017-12-14
Accepted : 2017-12-15
Amended :
Successor : -
Predecessor : BCNSAW