Up Close: Merit swings and comes alongside at Brightlingsea , part 2; 8 July 2019

General cargo vessel Merit swings against the bank at Brightlingsea, with a helpful nudge on the quarter from the harbour launch.
Comes alongside and makes fast bow facing out, ready to depart after loading.
Thanks to Steve Scott for the information that led to this film.
Please note that there may be a little camera instability in this film – we were on a floating pontoon to film this ship.