The Story of our Trip to the Inland Waterways Association's (IWA) National Rally at Netherton/Dudley, 23rd/24th/25th Aug '96
This narrowboat on the left is called Zigeuner which is German for Gipsy.

The families who owned and operated the traditional freighter narrowboats were probably descendents of Gipsies from the European Continent.
This narrowboat on the left is called 'Zigeuner' which is German for 'Gipsy'