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 Kingfisher250Kingfisher
2 Dragonfly150Dragonfly
3 Merlin129Merlin
4 Willow120Willow
5 Phoenix114Phoenix
6 Serenity101Serenity
7 Poppy101Poppy
8 Sapphire92Sapphire
9 Free Spirit91Free Spirit
10 Serendipity87Serendipity
11 Osprey85Osprey
12 Sandpiper76Sandpiper
13 Blue Moon76Blue Moon
14 Heron75Heron
15 Puffin75Puffin
16 Freedom74Freedom
17 Misty71Misty
18 Rosie69Rosie
19 Skylark68Skylark
20 Daisy68Daisy
21 Mallard66Mallard
22 Grace64Grace
23 Bluebell63Bluebell
24 Voyager63Voyager
25 Gemini61Gemini
26 Morning Mist60Morning Mist
27 Dignity60Dignity
28 Andante60Andante
29 Teal59Teal
30 Kestrel59Kestrel
31 Swallow58Swallow
32 Lazy Days58Lazy Days
33 Firefly57Firefly
34 Alice57Alice
35 Carpe Diem56Carpe Diem
36 Tarka56Tarka
37 Dreamcatcher55Dreamcatcher
38 Calypso55Calypso
39 Lucy54Lucy
40 Ruby54Ruby
41 Harmony54Harmony
42 Jenny Wren53Jenny Wren
43 Destiny53Destiny
44 Aurora52Aurora
45 Summer Breeze52Summer Breeze
46 Annie52Annie
47 Tranquility51Tranquility
48 Victoria51Victoria
49 Aquarius50Aquarius
50 Badger49Badger
51 Emily48Emily
52 Escape48Escape
53 Isis47Isis
54 Pegasus47Pegasus
55 Halcyon47Halcyon
56 Drifter45Drifter
57 Emma45Emma
58 Misty Blue44Misty Blue
59 Otter44Otter
60 Cygnet44Cygnet
61 Meander44Meander
62 Patience44Patience
63 Lily44Lily
64 Narrow Escape44Narrow Escape
65 Florence43Florence
66 Swift42Swift
67 Rebecca42Rebecca
68 Charlotte42Charlotte
69 Excalibur42Excalibur
70 Dream Catcher42Dream Catcher
71 Adagio42Adagio
72 Papillon41Papillon
73 Avalon41Avalon
74 Falcon40Falcon
75 Grebe40Grebe
76 Bob40Bob
77 Enterprise40Enterprise
78 Elizabeth40Elizabeth
79 Orca39Orca
80 Mistral39Mistral
81 Moonshadow39Moonshadow
82 Mayfly39Mayfly
83 Avocet39Avocet
84 Lady Jane39Lady Jane
85 Jenny39Jenny
86 Water Lily39Water Lily
87 Moonraker38Moonraker
88 Liberty38Liberty
89 Pisces38Pisces
90 Tara38Tara
91 Holly38Holly
92 Tilly37Tilly
93 Lapwing37Lapwing
94 Dolphin37Dolphin
95 Hannah37Hannah
96 Imagine36Imagine
97 Endeavour36Endeavour
98 Eclipse36Eclipse
99 Iona36Iona
100 Moonshine36Moonshine
101 Enigma36Enigma
102 Cloud Nine35Cloud Nine
103 Sunrise35Sunrise
104 Solitaire35Solitaire
105 Amethyst35Amethyst
106 Foxy Lady35Foxy Lady
107 Impulse35Impulse
108 Festina Lente34Festina Lente
109 Tranquillity34Tranquillity
110 Jupiter34Jupiter
111 Time Out34Time Out
112 Sundowner34Sundowner
113 Phoebe33Phoebe
114 Whisper33Whisper
115 Sally33Sally
116 Swallowtail33Swallowtail
117 Ratty33Ratty
118 Patricia33Patricia
119 Dabchick33Dabchick
120 Jemima33Jemima
121 Molly33Molly
122 Christina32Christina
123 Lazy Daze32Lazy Daze
124 Stargazer32Stargazer
125 Hakuna Matata32Hakuna Matata
126 Little Gem32Little Gem
127 Summer Wine32Summer Wine
128 Nirvana32Nirvana
129 Topper32Topper
130 Caroline32Caroline
131 Jade32Jade
132 Megan32Megan
133 Jessica31Jessica
134 Dipper31Dipper
135 Rose31Rose
136 Spindrift31Spindrift
137 Andromeda31Andromeda
138 Cariad31Cariad
139 Polly31Polly
140 Kittiwake31Kittiwake
141 Kismet31Kismet
142 Dolly31Dolly
143 Bramble31Bramble
144 Amy31Amy
145 Maggie May31Maggie May
146 Anna31Anna
147 Happy Days31Happy Days
148 Puddleduck30Puddleduck
149 Shadow30Shadow
150 Blue Mist30Blue Mist
151 Jasmine30Jasmine
152 Harlequin30Harlequin
153 Freya30Freya
154 Doris30Doris
155 Dinghy29Dinghy
156 Bliss29Bliss
157 Snow Goose29Snow Goose
158 Black Pearl29Black Pearl
159 Katie29Katie
160 Blue Belle29Blue Belle
161 Morning Star28Morning Star
162 Jester28Jester
163 Mystique28Mystique
164 Wanderer28Wanderer
165 Snowgoose28Snowgoose
166 Sophie28Sophie
167 Albert28Albert
168 Laser28Laser
169 Rambler28Rambler
170 Bojangles28Bojangles
171 Nimrod28Nimrod
172 Inflatable Canoe28Inflatable Canoe
173 Bumble28Bumble
174 Sam28Sam
175 Amber27Amber
176 Pandora27Pandora
177 Kate27Kate
178 Lady J27Lady J
179 The Black Pearl27The Black Pearl
180 Louise27Louise
181 Coot27Coot
182 Ladybird27Ladybird
183 Nomad27Nomad
184 Maggie27Maggie
185 Pendragon26Pendragon
186 Naiad26Naiad
187 White Lady26White Lady
188 No Name26No Name
189 Swan26Swan
190 Odin26Odin
191 Bella25Bella
192 Moody Blue25Moody Blue
193 Misty Dawn25Misty Dawn
194 Topaz25Topaz
195 Bittern25Bittern
196 Odyssey25Odyssey
197 Pippin25Pippin
198 Genesis25Genesis
199 Sailing Dinghy25Sailing Dinghy
200 Rainbow25Rainbow