1502 "Electra" at Rotterdam Centraal station on the 08.03 Köln - Den Haag, 8 November 1985. These locomotives were formerly British Rail Class EM2 (latterly Class 77), used on passenger trains between Manchester and Sheffield until 1970, when they were sold to Netherlands Railways (NS). They were withdrawn from normal service with NS in 1986.
Modern Inter-City stock: the 16.55 to Vlissingen, formed of double-deck units 8234 and 8210, stands under the impressive arched roof at Amsterdam Centraal on 12 June 1995.
Another scene from the past: 1148 and 1220 at Breda, double-heading the 15.45 Den Haag - Köln on 21 February 1993.
Class DE2 unit 186 at the branch terminus at Kampen, forming the 16.05 to Zwolle on 18 February 1993.
NS Class 1600 at Den Haag 1643 at Den Haag Holland Spoor station on 4 May 1996, at the head of the 15.46 to Heerlen.

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