Category:Maid of the Loch (ship, 1953)
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PS Maid of the Loch
- Type: Passenger ship
- Built by A&J Inglis of Pointhouse, Glasgow, United Kingdom
- Erected at their yard on the Clyde, dismantled, and transported to Loch Lomond. She was re-assembled on the slipway at Balloch.
- Launched: 5th March 1953
- Entered service: 25th May 1953
- Length: 191 feet [58.2m]
- Breadth: 28.1 feet [8.6m]
- Tonnage: 555 gross
- Main engine: Steam, compound diagonal
- Speed: 13.75 knots [25.5 km/h]
- Passengers: 1000
- 05.03.1953 Named: Maid of the Loch Flag: United Kingdom
- 1981 Out of service
- 1992 Sold to Loch Lomond Steamship Company, a Charity registered in Scotland No. SC024062. From that time undergoing progressive restoration.
- 1996 Striking new livery of black hull with red boot-topping, white superstructure, and red funnel with black top
- 1996/7 Wooden promenade and upper decks replaced in with steel and aluminium respectively
- 2001 In business again
- 2004 Officially an historic ship, being placed on the UK “Designated Vessels List” which recognizes vessels of “substantial heritage merit with regional and local significance”
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