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Steamboats making a stop in Louisville

The Belle of Louisville docked. The Belle of Louisville docked.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Ohio River is going back in time. You won't see dozens of steamboats like you might have in the 1800's but you can see four of them.

 The American Queen and the Queen of Mississippi joined the Belle of Louisville and the Spirit of Jefferson. The two visiting boats stopped here as part of their regular excursions.

 The American Queen made its maiden voyage in 1995. It's the largest steamboat every built with six decks and more that two hundred staterooms.

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