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 Blue Moon76Blue Moon
13 Sandpiper76Sandpiper
14 Heron75Heron
15 Puffin75Puffin
16 Freedom74Freedom
17 Misty71Misty
18 Rosie69Rosie
19 Daisy68Daisy
20 Skylark68Skylark
21 Mallard66Mallard
22 Grace64Grace
23 Bluebell63Bluebell
24 Voyager63Voyager
25 Gemini61Gemini
26 Dignity60Dignity
27 Morning Mist60Morning Mist
28 Andante60Andante
29 Teal59Teal
30 Kestrel59Kestrel
31 Lazy Days58Lazy Days
32 Swallow58Swallow
33 Firefly57Firefly
34 Alice57Alice
35 Tarka56Tarka
36 Carpe Diem56Carpe Diem
37 Calypso55Calypso
38 Dreamcatcher55Dreamcatcher
39 Ruby54Ruby
40 Lucy54Lucy
41 Harmony54Harmony
42 Destiny53Destiny
43 Jenny Wren53Jenny Wren
44 Aurora52Aurora
45 Summer Breeze52Summer Breeze
46 Annie52Annie
47 Victoria51Victoria
48 Tranquility51Tranquility
49 Aquarius50Aquarius
50 Badger49Badger
51 Emily48Emily
52 Escape48Escape
53 Isis47Isis
54 Halcyon47Halcyon
55 Pegasus47Pegasus
56 Emma45Emma
57 Drifter45Drifter
58 Otter44Otter
59 Misty Blue44Misty Blue
60 Cygnet44Cygnet
61 Lily44Lily
62 Patience44Patience
63 Meander44Meander
64 Narrow Escape44Narrow Escape
65 Florence43Florence
66 Charlotte42Charlotte
67 Swift42Swift
68 Rebecca42Rebecca
69 Adagio42Adagio
70 Excalibur42Excalibur
71 Dream Catcher42Dream Catcher
72 Avalon41Avalon
73 Papillon41Papillon
74 Bob40Bob
75 Enterprise40Enterprise
76 Grebe40Grebe
77 Falcon40Falcon
78 Elizabeth40Elizabeth
79 Mayfly39Mayfly
80 Jenny39Jenny
81 Moonshadow39Moonshadow
82 Lady Jane39Lady Jane
83 Water Lily39Water Lily
84 Mistral39Mistral
85 Orca39Orca
86 Avocet39Avocet
87 Holly38Holly
88 Moonraker38Moonraker
89 Pisces38Pisces
90 Liberty38Liberty
91 Tara38Tara
92 Tilly37Tilly
93 Hannah37Hannah
94 Lapwing37Lapwing
95 Dolphin37Dolphin
96 Enigma36Enigma
97 Iona36Iona
98 Moonshine36Moonshine
99 Imagine36Imagine
100 Eclipse36Eclipse
101 Endeavour36Endeavour
102 Solitaire35Solitaire
103 Sunrise35Sunrise
104 Cloud Nine35Cloud Nine
105 Amethyst35Amethyst
106 Impulse35Impulse
107 Foxy Lady35Foxy Lady
108 Jupiter34Jupiter
109 Tranquillity34Tranquillity
110 Sundowner34Sundowner
111 Time Out34Time Out
112 Festina Lente34Festina Lente
113 Whisper33Whisper
114 Sally33Sally
115 Dabchick33Dabchick
116 Patricia33Patricia
117 Jemima33Jemima
118 Swallowtail33Swallowtail
119 Ratty33Ratty
120 Phoebe33Phoebe
121 Molly33Molly
122 Nirvana32Nirvana
123 Lazy Daze32Lazy Daze
124 Stargazer32Stargazer
125 Hakuna Matata32Hakuna Matata
126 Topper32Topper
127 Christina32Christina
128 Caroline32Caroline
129 Jade32Jade
130 Little Gem32Little Gem
131 Summer Wine32Summer Wine
132 Megan32Megan
133 Happy Days31Happy Days
134 Jessica31Jessica
135 Amy31Amy
136 Anna31Anna
137 Polly31Polly
138 Kittiwake31Kittiwake
139 Maggie May31Maggie May
140 Cariad31Cariad
141 Dipper31Dipper
142 Andromeda31Andromeda
143 Rose31Rose
144 Dolly31Dolly
145 Spindrift31Spindrift
146 Bramble31Bramble
147 Kismet31Kismet
148 Harlequin30Harlequin
149 Puddleduck30Puddleduck
150 Blue Mist30Blue Mist
151 Freya30Freya
152 Shadow30Shadow
153 Doris30Doris
154 Jasmine30Jasmine
155 Blue Belle29Blue Belle
156 Snow Goose29Snow Goose
157 Dinghy29Dinghy
158 Katie29Katie
159 Bliss29Bliss
160 Black Pearl29Black Pearl
161 Bojangles28Bojangles
162 Mystique28Mystique
163 Inflatable Canoe28Inflatable Canoe
164 Albert28Albert
165 Rambler28Rambler
166 Sam28Sam
167 Bumble28Bumble
168 Laser28Laser
169 Nimrod28Nimrod
170 Wanderer28Wanderer
171 Morning Star28Morning Star
172 Sophie28Sophie
173 Snowgoose28Snowgoose
174 Jester28Jester
175 Amber27Amber
176 Lady J27Lady J
177 Maggie27Maggie
178 Kate27Kate
179 Ladybird27Ladybird
180 Pandora27Pandora
181 Louise27Louise
182 Nomad27Nomad
183 Coot27Coot
184 The Black Pearl27The Black Pearl
185 White Lady26White Lady
186 Odin26Odin
187 Naiad26Naiad
188 Pendragon26Pendragon
189 No Name26No Name
190 Swan26Swan
191 Sailing Dinghy25Sailing Dinghy
192 Topaz25Topaz
193 Joy25Joy
194 Pippin25Pippin
195 Bella25Bella
196 Moody Blue25Moody Blue
197 Curlew25Curlew
198 Misty Dawn25Misty Dawn
199 Odyssey25Odyssey
200 Genesis25Genesis