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 Poppy101Poppy
7 Serenity101Serenity
8 Sapphire92Sapphire
9 Free Spirit91Free Spirit
10 Serendipity87Serendipity
11 Osprey85Osprey
12 Sandpiper76Sandpiper
13 Blue Moon76Blue Moon
14 Puffin75Puffin
15 Heron75Heron
16 Freedom74Freedom
17 Misty71Misty
18 Rosie69Rosie
19 Daisy68Daisy
20 Skylark68Skylark
21 Mallard66Mallard
22 Grace64Grace
23 Bluebell63Bluebell
24 Voyager63Voyager
25 Gemini61Gemini
26 Andante60Andante
27 Dignity60Dignity
28 Morning Mist60Morning Mist
29 Kestrel59Kestrel
30 Teal59Teal
31 Lazy Days58Lazy Days
32 Swallow58Swallow
33 Alice57Alice
34 Firefly57Firefly
35 Carpe Diem56Carpe Diem
36 Tarka56Tarka
37 Calypso55Calypso
38 Dreamcatcher55Dreamcatcher
39 Harmony54Harmony
40 Ruby54Ruby
41 Lucy54Lucy
42 Jenny Wren53Jenny Wren
43 Destiny53Destiny
44 Summer Breeze52Summer Breeze
45 Aurora52Aurora
46 Annie52Annie
47 Victoria51Victoria
48 Tranquility51Tranquility
49 Aquarius50Aquarius
50 Badger49Badger
51 Emily48Emily
52 Escape48Escape
53 Isis47Isis
54 Pegasus47Pegasus
55 Halcyon47Halcyon
56 Drifter45Drifter
57 Emma45Emma
58 Meander44Meander
59 Narrow Escape44Narrow Escape
60 Otter44Otter
61 Misty Blue44Misty Blue
62 Lily44Lily
63 Cygnet44Cygnet
64 Patience44Patience
65 Florence43Florence
66 Adagio42Adagio
67 Charlotte42Charlotte
68 Excalibur42Excalibur
69 Dream Catcher42Dream Catcher
70 Swift42Swift
71 Rebecca42Rebecca
72 Papillon41Papillon
73 Avalon41Avalon
74 Grebe40Grebe
75 Bob40Bob
76 Falcon40Falcon
77 Elizabeth40Elizabeth
78 Enterprise40Enterprise
79 Jenny39Jenny
80 Mistral39Mistral
81 Orca39Orca
82 Lady Jane39Lady Jane
83 Mayfly39Mayfly
84 Avocet39Avocet
85 Moonshadow39Moonshadow
86 Water Lily39Water Lily
87 Holly38Holly
88 Moonraker38Moonraker
89 Pisces38Pisces
90 Liberty38Liberty
91 Tara38Tara
92 Lapwing37Lapwing
93 Hannah37Hannah
94 Tilly37Tilly
95 Dolphin37Dolphin
96 Iona36Iona
97 Imagine36Imagine
98 Eclipse36Eclipse
99 Endeavour36Endeavour
100 Moonshine36Moonshine
101 Enigma36Enigma
102 Amethyst35Amethyst
103 Solitaire35Solitaire
104 Sunrise35Sunrise
105 Cloud Nine35Cloud Nine
106 Impulse35Impulse
107 Foxy Lady35Foxy Lady
108 Sundowner34Sundowner
109 Time Out34Time Out
110 Jupiter34Jupiter
111 Festina Lente34Festina Lente
112 Tranquillity34Tranquillity
113 Swallowtail33Swallowtail
114 Ratty33Ratty
115 Phoebe33Phoebe
116 Molly33Molly
117 Jemima33Jemima
118 Whisper33Whisper
119 Sally33Sally
120 Dabchick33Dabchick
121 Patricia33Patricia
122 Christina32Christina
123 Hakuna Matata32Hakuna Matata
124 Summer Wine32Summer Wine
125 Little Gem32Little Gem
126 Megan32Megan
127 Nirvana32Nirvana
128 Lazy Daze32Lazy Daze
129 Stargazer32Stargazer
130 Caroline32Caroline
131 Jade32Jade
132 Topper32Topper
133 Andromeda31Andromeda
134 Dolly31Dolly
135 Kittiwake31Kittiwake
136 Cariad31Cariad
137 Polly31Polly
138 Maggie May31Maggie May
139 Amy31Amy
140 Anna31Anna
141 Dipper31Dipper
142 Rose31Rose
143 Bramble31Bramble
144 Kismet31Kismet
145 Happy Days31Happy Days
146 Spindrift31Spindrift
147 Jessica31Jessica
148 Freya30Freya
149 Puddleduck30Puddleduck
150 Doris30Doris
151 Blue Mist30Blue Mist
152 Jasmine30Jasmine
153 Shadow30Shadow
154 Harlequin30Harlequin
155 Bliss29Bliss
156 Black Pearl29Black Pearl
157 Katie29Katie
158 Blue Belle29Blue Belle
159 Snow Goose29Snow Goose
160 Dinghy29Dinghy
161 Inflatable Canoe28Inflatable Canoe
162 Bojangles28Bojangles
163 Bumble28Bumble
164 Mystique28Mystique
165 Rambler28Rambler
166 Albert28Albert
167 Sam28Sam
168 Jester28Jester
169 Laser28Laser
170 Nimrod28Nimrod
171 Wanderer28Wanderer
172 Morning Star28Morning Star
173 Sophie28Sophie
174 Snowgoose28Snowgoose
175 Nomad27Nomad
176 Coot27Coot
177 Louise27Louise
178 Lady J27Lady J
179 The Black Pearl27The Black Pearl
180 Kate27Kate
181 Maggie27Maggie
182 Amber27Amber
183 Ladybird27Ladybird
184 Pandora27Pandora
185 Swan26Swan
186 White Lady26White Lady
187 Odin26Odin
188 Naiad26Naiad
189 No Name26No Name
190 Pendragon26Pendragon
191 Scorpio25Scorpio
192 Joy25Joy
193 Rainbow25Rainbow
194 Bittern25Bittern
195 Sailing Dinghy25Sailing Dinghy
196 Bella25Bella
197 Topaz25Topaz
198 Pippin25Pippin
199 Genesis25Genesis
200 Moody Blue25Moody Blue