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').
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.
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 &amp; 4 x 4 inch ceramic tile. Produced in Delft.
Originals and designed borders etc, by Stephen Card