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