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 Puffin75Puffin
15 Heron75Heron
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 Carpe Diem56Carpe Diem
36 Tarka56Tarka
37 Calypso55Calypso
38 Dreamcatcher55Dreamcatcher
39 Ruby54Ruby
40 Lucy54Lucy
41 Harmony54Harmony
42 Destiny53Destiny
43 Jenny Wren53Jenny Wren
44 Aurora52Aurora
45 Annie52Annie
46 Summer Breeze52Summer Breeze
47 Victoria51Victoria
48 Tranquility51Tranquility
49 Aquarius50Aquarius
50 Badger49Badger
51 Emily48Emily
52 Escape48Escape
53 Halcyon47Halcyon
54 Pegasus47Pegasus
55 Isis47Isis
56 Drifter45Drifter
57 Emma45Emma
58 Meander44Meander
59 Narrow Escape44Narrow Escape
60 Otter44Otter
61 Cygnet44Cygnet
62 Misty Blue44Misty Blue
63 Lily44Lily
64 Patience44Patience
65 Florence43Florence
66 Excalibur42Excalibur
67 Dream Catcher42Dream Catcher
68 Charlotte42Charlotte
69 Swift42Swift
70 Rebecca42Rebecca
71 Adagio42Adagio
72 Avalon41Avalon
73 Papillon41Papillon
74 Bob40Bob
75 Elizabeth40Elizabeth
76 Enterprise40Enterprise
77 Grebe40Grebe
78 Falcon40Falcon
79 Mistral39Mistral
80 Orca39Orca
81 Mayfly39Mayfly
82 Jenny39Jenny
83 Moonshadow39Moonshadow
84 Lady Jane39Lady Jane
85 Water Lily39Water Lily
86 Avocet39Avocet
87 Holly38Holly
88 Moonraker38Moonraker
89 Pisces38Pisces
90 Liberty38Liberty
91 Tara38Tara
92 Lapwing37Lapwing
93 Dolphin37Dolphin
94 Tilly37Tilly
95 Hannah37Hannah
96 Eclipse36Eclipse
97 Endeavour36Endeavour
98 Enigma36Enigma
99 Iona36Iona
100 Moonshine36Moonshine
101 Imagine36Imagine
102 Impulse35Impulse
103 Foxy Lady35Foxy Lady
104 Solitaire35Solitaire
105 Sunrise35Sunrise
106 Cloud Nine35Cloud Nine
107 Amethyst35Amethyst
108 Festina Lente34Festina Lente
109 Jupiter34Jupiter
110 Tranquillity34Tranquillity
111 Time Out34Time Out
112 Sundowner34Sundowner
113 Phoebe33Phoebe
114 Molly33Molly
115 Dabchick33Dabchick
116 Whisper33Whisper
117 Sally33Sally
118 Patricia33Patricia
119 Jemima33Jemima
120 Swallowtail33Swallowtail
121 Ratty33Ratty
122 Jade32Jade
123 Summer Wine32Summer Wine
124 Little Gem32Little Gem
125 Megan32Megan
126 Nirvana32Nirvana
127 Lazy Daze32Lazy Daze
128 Stargazer32Stargazer
129 Hakuna Matata32Hakuna Matata
130 Caroline32Caroline
131 Topper32Topper
132 Christina32Christina
133 Anna31Anna
134 Amy31Amy
135 Kismet31Kismet
136 Happy Days31Happy Days
137 Jessica31Jessica
138 Cariad31Cariad
139 Andromeda31Andromeda
140 Polly31Polly
141 Maggie May31Maggie May
142 Kittiwake31Kittiwake
143 Dipper31Dipper
144 Dolly31Dolly
145 Rose31Rose
146 Spindrift31Spindrift
147 Bramble31Bramble
148 Doris30Doris
149 Jasmine30Jasmine
150 Harlequin30Harlequin
151 Puddleduck30Puddleduck
152 Blue Mist30Blue Mist
153 Freya30Freya
154 Shadow30Shadow
155 Blue Belle29Blue Belle
156 Snow Goose29Snow Goose
157 Dinghy29Dinghy
158 Katie29Katie
159 Bliss29Bliss
160 Black Pearl29Black Pearl
161 Bojangles28Bojangles
162 Jester28Jester
163 Albert28Albert
164 Bumble28Bumble
165 Mystique28Mystique
166 Rambler28Rambler
167 Inflatable Canoe28Inflatable Canoe
168 Sam28Sam
169 Laser28Laser
170 Wanderer28Wanderer
171 Nimrod28Nimrod
172 Sophie28Sophie
173 Morning Star28Morning Star
174 Snowgoose28Snowgoose
175 The Black Pearl27The Black Pearl
176 Amber27Amber
177 Lady J27Lady J
178 Maggie27Maggie
179 Kate27Kate
180 Ladybird27Ladybird
181 Pandora27Pandora
182 Coot27Coot
183 Louise27Louise
184 Nomad27Nomad
185 White Lady26White Lady
186 Odin26Odin
187 Naiad26Naiad
188 No Name26No Name
189 Pendragon26Pendragon
190 Swan26Swan
191 Rainbow25Rainbow
192 Hope25Hope
193 Bella25Bella
194 Sailing Dinghy25Sailing Dinghy
195 Topaz25Topaz
196 Pippin25Pippin
197 Joy25Joy
198 Moody Blue25Moody Blue
199 Curlew25Curlew
200 Misty Dawn25Misty Dawn