The Most Popular Boat Names
for inland waterway craft

as represented in the Boat Listing information provided by British Waterways, the Environment Agency and the Broads Authority. For details of individual boats see the Boat Listing Information page.



PositionNameNumberSimilar Names Lists
1 Kingfisher245Kingfisher
2 Dragonfly147Dragonfly
3 Merlin127Merlin
4 Willow120Willow
5 Phoenix112Phoenix
6 Poppy97Poppy
7 Serenity96Serenity
8 Sapphire91Sapphire
9 Free Spirit89Free Spirit
10 Serendipity86Serendipity
11 Osprey85Osprey
12 Sandpiper75Sandpiper
13 Blue Moon75Blue Moon
14 Heron74Heron
15 Freedom73Freedom
16 Puffin73Puffin
17 Misty71Misty
18 Rosie68Rosie
19 Skylark67Skylark
20 Daisy66Daisy
21 Mallard65Mallard
22 Grace64Grace
23 Voyager62Voyager
24 Dignity60Dignity
25 Bluebell60Bluebell
26 Morning Mist60Morning Mist
27 Teal59Teal
28 Gemini58Gemini
29 Andante57Andante
30 Kestrel57Kestrel
31 Alice57Alice
32 Swallow57Swallow
33 Tarka56Tarka
34 Firefly55Firefly
35 Lucy54Lucy
36 Lazy Days54Lazy Days
37 Dreamcatcher53Dreamcatcher
38 Ruby53Ruby
39 Calypso53Calypso
40 Jenny Wren53Jenny Wren
41 Harmony53Harmony
42 Carpe Diem52Carpe Diem
43 Destiny52Destiny
44 Annie51Annie
45 Victoria51Victoria
46 Aurora51Aurora
47 Badger49Badger
48 Tranquility49Tranquility
49 Summer Breeze49Summer Breeze
50 Emily48Emily
51 Halcyon47Halcyon
52 Isis47Isis
53 Aquarius47Aquarius
54 Pegasus47Pegasus
55 Escape47Escape
56 Emma45Emma
57 Narrow Escape44Narrow Escape
58 Cygnet44Cygnet
59 Meander44Meander
60 Lily44Lily
61 Drifter43Drifter
62 Otter43Otter
63 Misty Blue43Misty Blue
64 Swift42Swift
65 Adagio42Adagio
66 Avalon41Avalon
67 Charlotte41Charlotte
68 Dream Catcher41Dream Catcher
69 Papillon41Papillon
70 Patience41Patience
71 Falcon40Falcon
72 Enterprise40Enterprise
73 Excalibur40Excalibur
74 Florence39Florence
75 Grebe39Grebe
76 Avocet39Avocet
77 Water Lily39Water Lily
78 Mistral39Mistral
79 Elizabeth39Elizabeth
80 Lady Jane39Lady Jane
81 Mayfly38Mayfly
82 Holly38Holly
83 Pisces38Pisces
84 Rebecca38Rebecca
85 Moonraker38Moonraker
86 Moonshadow38Moonshadow
87 Liberty38Liberty
88 Jenny37Jenny
89 Bob37Bob
90 Dolphin37Dolphin
91 Tara37Tara
92 Lapwing37Lapwing
93 Orca37Orca
94 Endeavour36Endeavour
95 Eclipse36Eclipse
96 Hannah36Hannah
97 Imagine36Imagine
98 Impulse35Impulse
99 Iona35Iona
100 Solitaire35Solitaire
101 Sunrise35Sunrise
102 Moonshine35Moonshine
103 Tilly35Tilly
104 Foxy Lady35Foxy Lady
105 Sundowner34Sundowner
106 Cloud Nine34Cloud Nine
107 Jupiter34Jupiter
108 Enigma34Enigma
109 Amethyst34Amethyst
110 Jemima33Jemima
111 Whisper33Whisper
112 Festina Lente33Festina Lente
113 Dabchick33Dabchick
114 Swallowtail33Swallowtail
115 Ratty33Ratty
116 Tranquillity33Tranquillity
117 Molly33Molly
118 Jade32Jade
119 Time Out32Time Out
120 Hakuna Matata32Hakuna Matata
121 Topper32Topper
122 Nirvana31Nirvana
123 Amy31Amy
124 Kismet31Kismet
125 Sally31Sally
126 Summer Wine31Summer Wine
127 Rose31Rose
128 Spindrift31Spindrift
129 Patricia31Patricia
130 Dipper31Dipper
131 Cariad31Cariad
132 Lazy Daze31Lazy Daze
133 Jessica31Jessica
134 Phoebe31Phoebe
135 Dolly30Dolly
136 Little Gem30Little Gem
137 Polly30Polly
138 Megan30Megan
139 Shadow30Shadow
140 Bramble30Bramble
141 Kittiwake30Kittiwake
142 Jasmine30Jasmine
143 Harlequin30Harlequin
144 Christina30Christina
145 Stargazer30Stargazer
146 Caroline30Caroline
147 Maggie May30Maggie May
148 Snow Goose29Snow Goose
149 Bliss29Bliss
150 Andromeda29Andromeda
151 Katie29Katie
152 Black Pearl29Black Pearl
153 Anna29Anna
154 Blue Mist28Blue Mist
155 Laser28Laser
156 Snowgoose28Snowgoose
157 Rambler28Rambler
158 Inflatable Canoe28Inflatable Canoe
159 Bumble28Bumble
160 Sophie28Sophie
161 Sam28Sam
162 Freya28Freya
163 Wanderer28Wanderer
164 Puddleduck28Puddleduck
165 Blue Belle28Blue Belle
166 Dinghy28Dinghy
167 Albert27Albert
168 Amber27Amber
169 Ladybird27Ladybird
170 Coot27Coot
171 Happy Days27Happy Days
172 Pandora27Pandora
173 Jester27Jester
174 Mystique27Mystique
175 Morning Star27Morning Star
176 Nomad27Nomad
177 Nimrod27Nimrod
178 Kate27Kate
179 Maggie27Maggie
180 The Black Pearl27The Black Pearl
181 White Lady26White Lady
182 Louise26Louise
183 Doris26Doris
184 Naiad26Naiad
185 Lady J26Lady J
186 Bojangles25Bojangles
187 Sailing Dinghy25Sailing Dinghy
188 Swan25Swan
189 Topaz25Topaz
190 Rainbow25Rainbow
191 Bittern25Bittern
192 Scorpio25Scorpio
193 Joy25Joy
194 Misty Dawn25Misty Dawn
195 Odin25Odin
196 Genesis24Genesis
197 Dragon Fly24Dragon Fly
198 Sarah24Sarah
199 Moody Blue24Moody Blue
200 Pippin24Pippin