An abnormal load is set to cause major delays for drivers in Suffolk this week. 

Suffolk police has warned road users that a boat is set to be transported from Oundle, near Peterborough, to Ipswich Waterfront on Thursday, February 15. 

The 46,000kg boat measuring 5m wide and 22m long will leave Oundle at 9.30am and head towards its final destination at Fairline Boats at New Cut East in Ipswich.

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The route:

  • Local roads
  • Nene Valley Business Park, A605
  • A1
  • A14
  • M11
  • A505
  • A11
  • A14
  • Haughley New Street
  • A14
  • A1214
  • A137
  • New Cut East
  • Local roads to Site

Drivers could face delays along the route during the day.