Ever Given: How one of the world’s largest ships looks next to landmarks in Worthing, Littlehampton, Adur and Steyning

Ever Given, the 400m long, 200,000 tonne ship that has been blocking the Suez Canal, is almost unimaginably huge.

Tuesday, 30th March 2021, 1:33 pm
Updated Wednesday, 31st March 2021, 9:50 am

After finally being shifted after days trapped in an Egyptian sandbank, attention inevitably turns to what the mighty vessel would look like next to some of our area’s most famous landmarks.

Would Ever Given fit into Shoreham Port? How many Ever Givens could you fit into Upper Beeding? Could Worthing town centre handle such a giant container ship?

All those questions and more are answered in this picture gallery.

A new Glitch app, Ever Given Ever Ywhere, allows users to ask endless similar questions and can be found here.

A container ship has also become trapped in the River Arun today, mirroring the situation in the Suez Canal. Read more here.

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