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  1. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    A once in a lifetime event: The NIEUW AMSTERDAM's visit to Amsterdam on 8th November 1952. She could not enter the New Waterway because of the incident with the FAUSTUS (wrecked). She then opted for Amsterdam. Photo used under the Dutch 'citaatrecht' ('right to quote').
  2. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    A very rare pre-war color photo of the NIEUW AMSTERDAM.
  3. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    Maiden arrival of the HAL liner NIEUW AMSTERDAM in New York harbor.
  4. Nieuw Amsterdam

    Nieuw Amsterdam

    Beautiful view of HAL’s Nieuw Amsterdam taken in the Port of Rotterdam in 1970.
  5. NIEUW AMSTERDAM launch

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM launch

    Launch of the HAL liner NIEUW AMSTERDAM at the Rotterdam Drydock Company on 10th April 1937.
  6. Nieuw Amsterdam

    Nieuw Amsterdam

    Nieuw Amsterdam arriving in Durban in 1941 with members of the Greek Royal Family on board. This Transnet Heritage Library photo comes from the magnificent website “Soul of a Train” https://sites.google.com/site/soulorailway/ with the kind permission of the author.
  7. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    HAL liner NIEUW AMSTERDAM seen from yet another angle. I wouldn't be surprised if this photo was taken during her sea trials in March 1938.
  8. NIEUW AMSTERDAM trial run

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM trial run

  9. NIEUW AMSTERDAM  Delft Tiles

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM Delft Tiles

    Here are the recent tiles in the series 'Famous Dutch Liners'. These show the Nw AMSTERDAM, as built, one as a troopship, one in post war and then the 60s in grey hull livery. 6 x 6 & 4 x 4 inch ceramic tile. Produced in Delft. Originals and designed borders etc, by Stephen Card
  10. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    There are not too many photos of the NIEUW AMSTERDAM in war-grey livery.
  11. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    Reference is made to this photo: http://www.shipsnostalgia.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=1111530 In the foreground one of the new boilers, in the background an old one.
  12. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    HAL's famous liner NIEUW AMSTERDAM has entered the drydock at Wilton-Fijenoord for extensive repairs. Amongst others 5 (out of 6) boilers had to be replaced.
  13. NIEUW AMSTERDAM of 1906

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM of 1906

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM bunkering coal.
  14. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    For the first time since the end of WWII the NIEUW AMSTERDAM is back in her home port Rotterdam. During the war she was a troop ship.
  15. ROTTERDAM ~ NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    ROTTERDAM ~ NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    Two legendary Holland America Liners in dock at the RDM yard, Rotterdam.
  16. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    Nw Amsterdam Post war 1946 (grey hull) Design for series Delft tile. 2016
  17. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    Nw AMSTERDAM Post 1946 (black hull) Design for series Delft tile. 2016
  18. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    Nw AMSTERDAM Trooping 1940-1946 Design for series Delft tile. 2016
  19. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    Nw AMSTERDAM b. 1938 Design for series Delft tile. 2016
  20. T.s.s.  NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    T.s.s. NIEUW AMSTERDAM

    Inbound in New York's Upper Bay with the skyline of Lower Manhattan. Picked this up on EABY. Good image, unfortunately not as clear as I had hoped.
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