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 Puffin73Puffin
16 Freedom73Freedom
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 Lazy Days54Lazy Days
36 Lucy54Lucy
37 Jenny Wren53Jenny Wren
38 Harmony53Harmony
39 Dreamcatcher53Dreamcatcher
40 Ruby53Ruby
41 Calypso53Calypso
42 Destiny52Destiny
43 Carpe Diem52Carpe Diem
44 Victoria51Victoria
45 Aurora51Aurora
46 Annie51Annie
47 Summer Breeze49Summer Breeze
48 Badger49Badger
49 Tranquility49Tranquility
50 Emily48Emily
51 Aquarius47Aquarius
52 Pegasus47Pegasus
53 Escape47Escape
54 Halcyon47Halcyon
55 Isis47Isis
56 Emma45Emma
57 Meander44Meander
58 Lily44Lily
59 Narrow Escape44Narrow Escape
60 Cygnet44Cygnet
61 Otter43Otter
62 Misty Blue43Misty Blue
63 Drifter43Drifter
64 Swift42Swift
65 Adagio42Adagio
66 Charlotte41Charlotte
67 Dream Catcher41Dream Catcher
68 Papillon41Papillon
69 Patience41Patience
70 Avalon41Avalon
71 Excalibur40Excalibur
72 Falcon40Falcon
73 Enterprise40Enterprise
74 Elizabeth39Elizabeth
75 Lady Jane39Lady Jane
76 Grebe39Grebe
77 Florence39Florence
78 Avocet39Avocet
79 Water Lily39Water Lily
80 Mistral39Mistral
81 Moonshadow38Moonshadow
82 Liberty38Liberty
83 Mayfly38Mayfly
84 Holly38Holly
85 Pisces38Pisces
86 Rebecca38Rebecca
87 Moonraker38Moonraker
88 Tara37Tara
89 Lapwing37Lapwing
90 Orca37Orca
91 Jenny37Jenny
92 Bob37Bob
93 Dolphin37Dolphin
94 Hannah36Hannah
95 Imagine36Imagine
96 Endeavour36Endeavour
97 Eclipse36Eclipse
98 Moonshine35Moonshine
99 Tilly35Tilly
100 Foxy Lady35Foxy Lady
101 Impulse35Impulse
102 Iona35Iona
103 Solitaire35Solitaire
104 Sunrise35Sunrise
105 Amethyst34Amethyst
106 Sundowner34Sundowner
107 Cloud Nine34Cloud Nine
108 Enigma34Enigma
109 Jupiter34Jupiter
110 Molly33Molly
111 Jemima33Jemima
112 Whisper33Whisper
113 Festina Lente33Festina Lente
114 Dabchick33Dabchick
115 Swallowtail33Swallowtail
116 Ratty33Ratty
117 Tranquillity33Tranquillity
118 Topper32Topper
119 Jade32Jade
120 Time Out32Time Out
121 Hakuna Matata32Hakuna Matata
122 Summer Wine31Summer Wine
123 Rose31Rose
124 Spindrift31Spindrift
125 Patricia31Patricia
126 Dipper31Dipper
127 Cariad31Cariad
128 Lazy Daze31Lazy Daze
129 Jessica31Jessica
130 Phoebe31Phoebe
131 Nirvana31Nirvana
132 Kismet31Kismet
133 Amy31Amy
134 Sally31Sally
135 Harlequin30Harlequin
136 Christina30Christina
137 Stargazer30Stargazer
138 Caroline30Caroline
139 Maggie May30Maggie May
140 Dolly30Dolly
141 Little Gem30Little Gem
142 Polly30Polly
143 Megan30Megan
144 Shadow30Shadow
145 Bramble30Bramble
146 Kittiwake30Kittiwake
147 Jasmine30Jasmine
148 Andromeda29Andromeda
149 Katie29Katie
150 Black Pearl29Black Pearl
151 Anna29Anna
152 Snow Goose29Snow Goose
153 Bliss29Bliss
154 Freya28Freya
155 Wanderer28Wanderer
156 Puddleduck28Puddleduck
157 Blue Belle28Blue Belle
158 Dinghy28Dinghy
159 Blue Mist28Blue Mist
160 Laser28Laser
161 Snowgoose28Snowgoose
162 Rambler28Rambler
163 Inflatable Canoe28Inflatable Canoe
164 Bumble28Bumble
165 Sophie28Sophie
166 Sam28Sam
167 Nomad27Nomad
168 Nimrod27Nimrod
169 Kate27Kate
170 Maggie27Maggie
171 The Black Pearl27The Black Pearl
172 Albert27Albert
173 Amber27Amber
174 Ladybird27Ladybird
175 Happy Days27Happy Days
176 Coot27Coot
177 Pandora27Pandora
178 Jester27Jester
179 Mystique27Mystique
180 Morning Star27Morning Star
181 Lady J26Lady J
182 White Lady26White Lady
183 Louise26Louise
184 Naiad26Naiad
185 Doris26Doris
186 Scorpio25Scorpio
187 Joy25Joy
188 Misty Dawn25Misty Dawn
189 Odin25Odin
190 Bojangles25Bojangles
191 Sailing Dinghy25Sailing Dinghy
192 Swan25Swan
193 Topaz25Topaz
194 Rainbow25Rainbow
195 Bittern25Bittern
196 Valhalla24Valhalla
197 Bonnie24Bonnie
198 Melody24Melody
199 Sunflower24Sunflower
200 The Boat24The Boat