Last piece of Napoli removed from seabed

PUBLISHED: 14:58 24 July 2009 | UPDATED: 23:52 15 June 2010

P6594-30-09SH End of the MSC Napoli as the last piece of the ship, a piece of the structure that housed the engine is cut free before being lowered onto the deck of the vast salvage barge.
Picture by Simon Horn.

P6594-30-09SH End of the MSC Napoli as the last piece of the ship, a piece of the structure that housed the engine is cut free before being lowered onto the deck of the vast salvage barge. Picture by Simon Horn.

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THIS is the moment that the last piece of the stricken MSC Napoli was removed from the seabed off the East Devon coast.

THIS is the moment that the last piece of the stricken MSC Napoli was removed from the seabed off the East Devon coast.

Midweek Herald chief photographer Simon Horn recorded the scene as metal that one housed the container ship's engine was lowered onto the deck of a vast salvage barge.


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