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Close up look at the world's largest container ship

The world's largest container ship has arrived in the UK for the first time at the Port of Felixstowe.

The Hong Kong-registered CSCL Globe, measuring more than 400m (1,312ft) in length, docked at Felixstowe at 12:30 GMT on Wednesday loaded with about 19,100 standard containers.

Richard Westcott got aboard a boat to sail alongside the mammoth ship and get a close-up look.

  • 08 Jan 2015
  • From the section UK
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