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With Reuben Goossens

Maritime Historian, Cruise‘n’Ship Reviewer, Author & Maritime Lecturer


Maritime Art Collection by

Sjouke Jan Veldhuis

(1918 – 1997)


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The Veldhuis Collection is presented by Mr Harm Brink of the Dutch Cruise Site


Ruys - RIL - 1938 /1968 - 14,155 GRT

GRT = Gross Registered Tons

ms Madoera - SMN - 1922 / 1958 - 9,489 GRT

ss Ophir - KPN 1929 / 1959 4,070 GRT

SS MelampusNed.Steamship Co Oceaan - built 1924 - Sold to UK Company in 1950 / 1957 – 6,328 GRT

ms Tjitjalengka - RIL - 1939 / 1968 - 10,945 GRT

ms Tegelberg - RIL / KPN - 1938 / 1968 14,281 GRT

ss Veendam - HAL - 1923 / 1953 - 15,450 GRT

ms Westland - KHL - 1931 / 1963 - 5,888 GRT

ss Stuyvesant - KNSM - 1918 / 1959 4,249 GRT

ss Volendam - HAL - 1922 / 1952 - 15,434 GRT

PLEASE NOTE: Paintings were supplied to us by Mr. Harm Brink. All images are copyright 2001 and MUST NOT be reproduced in any manner without written permission. To purchase one of these paintings contact Mr. Harm Brink


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