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In Europe's Low Countries, a new railroad line links Liège in Belgium and Maastricht in southern Holland

Holland, Belgium, and Luxembourg, 1857, zoomable map
11/24/1861
The Belgian railroad company, Compagnie de Chemin de Fer de Liége á Maastricht, completed and opened the railway link between Liège in Belgium and Maastricht in southern Holland. (By John OSborne)
Source Citation: 
A. J. Veenendaal, Railways in the Netherlands: a brief history, 1834-1994 (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2001),  24. 

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