The MAID OF THE LOCH, Loch Lomond's paddle steamer, and the last paddle steamer to be built in the UK was hauled out of the water (slipped) on Tuesday the 27th June 2006 as a proving run to test the refurbished Balloch Steam Slipway.
The slipway, building, steam engine, winding gear, rail track, carriage and cradle dating from 1902 plus a 1953 boiler received a funding package in 2005 of £620,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund, Scottish Enterprise Dunbarton, West Dunbartonshire...
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