Container ship makes waves off Chalkwell

The largest container ship in the world HMM Algeciras was spotted heading past Chalkwell Beach fully laden with a cargo of 24,000 containers to The DP World London Gateway Port in Tilbury on Monday afternoon.

This huge vessel is 1,312ft (400m) long and 200ft (61m) wide.

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Mick Ferris

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