2012-10-06; Furiade, a fair once started to promote the last steam sea tug The Furie. Held each first Friday and Saturday of October. A lot of old tugs and other maritime steam engines visit the harbour of Maassluis.
s.s. Furie, the last steam operated seagoing tug in the Netherlands. Launched in 1916 at a shipyard in the province of Groningen, she worked until the late 70s for the paper industry in Sweden. She was then purchased for a role in the now legendary television series Hollands Glorie based on the book by Jan de Hartog. She was purchased in 1978 by the foundation Hollands Glorie in Maassluis, since when she sails once again under the Dutch flag.