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Drivers warned of delays as giant steel tank is transported through Norfolk

PUBLISHED: 10:45 17 April 2018 | UPDATED: 18:16 17 April 2018

The abnormal load going through Setchey, King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

The abnormal load going through Setchey, King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Ian Burt

Motorists have been warned they may experience delays as police escort an abnormal load across the county.

The abnormal load going through Setchey, King's Lynn. Picture: Ian BurtThe abnormal load going through Setchey, King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Today (Tuesday, April 17) at 10am police will escort a fabricated steel tank weighing 44,000kg from Garage Lane in Setchey, King’s Lynn to the Cantley Sugar Factory.

The route will take the tank along the A10, A134, A1122, A11, A47 and the B1140 as well as various local roads to the site.

Police have said delays can be expected along all of these routes.

The abnormal load going through Setchey, King's Lynn. Picture: Ian BurtThe abnormal load going through Setchey, King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

The abnormal load going through Setchey, King's Lynn. Picture: Ian BurtThe abnormal load going through Setchey, King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

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