Taking on new cargo

I was on the water the other day and close to this cargo vessel that was anchored while it awaited orders of where next to travel. These amazing ships travel the world carrying all manner of things that we use; usually with a small skilled crew who navigate the high seas. The ship was in calm sheltered water, yet we know from our television, films and stories the huge storms that such ships have to navigate.

It is clear from the look of this ship that is has little cargo on board as it is so far out of the water. The orange part of the hull is usually hidden in the water when loaded. Whilst not

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