narrowboat


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Noun1.narrowboat - a long boat that carries freight and is narrow enough to be used in canalsnarrowboat - a long boat that carries freight and is narrow enough to be used in canals
boat - a small vessel for travel on water
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OLD woman who admitted a charge of affray arising out of an incident involving a fellow narrowboat owner on the canal at Elland has been sentenced to 14 months in prison suspended for a year.
A 50FT NARROWBOAT that was stolen on the busy Grand Union Canal in Warwickshire was finally found ten miles away.
There are more than 80 start points for narrowboat holidays on a network of aquatic arteries that takes in beautiful countryside and city centres - and offers plenty of cosy pubs to moor up beside.
No other town or city has such a community of narrowboat owners right in the centre of the city, cheek by jowl with the main entertainment area.
A deal for a week's hire of a six-berth narrowboat starting next weekend costs from PS900.
His first hand-built narrowboat is now complete and up for sale - just four months after he started -thanks to hard graft and generous help from his shipyard mates.
His first hand-built narrowboat is now complete and up for sale, just four months after he started, thanks to hard graft and generous help from his shipyard mates.
Lynne Mellors, who sailed from Runcorn on board the Unique narrowboat, said: "We're quite chilled about it.
Or what about a day at the Bath Festival of Motoring as part of a family narrowboat break to Bath?
Take a break on a narrowboat TREATS FOR FATHER'S DAY THRILL-SEEKING families will love the tree-top seesaws, trapezes and 11 zip lines that make up the extreme high ropes adventure course at Finlake Lodges, near Dartmoor.
Take a break on a narrowboat DEVON CRAFT FESTIVAL CRAFT-LOVERS can enjoy demonstrations, workshops and discover original and innovative products from jewellery to ceramics and bespoke furniture at Devon's award-winning Contemporary Craft Festival from June 10-12.
The donation from the Santander Foundation, which offers grants to UK registered charities for projects that assist disadvantaged people in local communities, will go towards the renovation of a narrowboat for use by disabled people in Middlesex.