Welcome to the website for the historic steamship Maid of the Loch, Loch Lomond's Paddle Steamer. Visit her on the world famous Bonnie, Bonnie Banks of Loch Lomond, at Balloch Pier.
Maid of the Loch is open to the public as a family-friendly historic visitor attraction and as a totally unique venue for events and functions.
The restored Grade A listed Balloch Steam Slipway is capable of pulling the 555 gross ton Maid of the Loch out of the loch. Regular "In Steam" days allow the steam engine and gearing system to be seen in operation.
The Maid and Balloch Steam Slipway are loving cared for by the Loch Lomond Steamship Company, a charity based in Scotland. All staff are unpaid volunteers.
Mrs Anne Walden is being given a Birthday Party on board the Maid of the Loch to celebrate her 99th Birthday, on Tuesday afternoon, 12 August. Mrs Walden's...Read More
Has anyone a life-sized male mannequin that they could give to the Maid of the Loch? If so, the Loch Lomond Steamship Company, the charity that owns the...Read More
During underwater exploratory work for the Loch Lomond Steamship Company, a diver found an original deck seat from the Maid of the Loch. In checking for underwater obstructions,...Read More