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 Blue Moon75Blue Moon
13 Sandpiper75Sandpiper
14 Heron74Heron
15 Puffin73Puffin
16 Freedom73Freedom
17 Misty71Misty
18 Rosie68Rosie
19 Skylark67Skylark
20 Daisy66Daisy
21 Mallard65Mallard
22 Grace64Grace
23 Voyager62Voyager
24 Dignity60Dignity
25 Morning Mist60Morning Mist
26 Bluebell60Bluebell
27 Teal59Teal
28 Gemini58Gemini
29 Kestrel57Kestrel
30 Andante57Andante
31 Swallow57Swallow
32 Alice57Alice
33 Tarka56Tarka
34 Firefly55Firefly
35 Lazy Days54Lazy Days
36 Lucy54Lucy
37 Ruby53Ruby
38 Harmony53Harmony
39 Dreamcatcher53Dreamcatcher
40 Jenny Wren53Jenny Wren
41 Calypso53Calypso
42 Destiny52Destiny
43 Carpe Diem52Carpe Diem
44 Aurora51Aurora
45 Victoria51Victoria
46 Annie51Annie
47 Tranquility49Tranquility
48 Summer Breeze49Summer Breeze
49 Badger49Badger
50 Emily48Emily
51 Aquarius47Aquarius
52 Escape47Escape
53 Halcyon47Halcyon
54 Isis47Isis
55 Pegasus47Pegasus
56 Emma45Emma
57 Cygnet44Cygnet
58 Meander44Meander
59 Lily44Lily
60 Narrow Escape44Narrow Escape
61 Otter43Otter
62 Misty Blue43Misty Blue
63 Drifter43Drifter
64 Adagio42Adagio
65 Swift42Swift
66 Dream Catcher41Dream Catcher
67 Papillon41Papillon
68 Avalon41Avalon
69 Patience41Patience
70 Charlotte41Charlotte
71 Excalibur40Excalibur
72 Falcon40Falcon
73 Enterprise40Enterprise
74 Elizabeth39Elizabeth
75 Water Lily39Water Lily
76 Mistral39Mistral
77 Florence39Florence
78 Grebe39Grebe
79 Avocet39Avocet
80 Lady Jane39Lady Jane
81 Rebecca38Rebecca
82 Moonraker38Moonraker
83 Pisces38Pisces
84 Moonshadow38Moonshadow
85 Liberty38Liberty
86 Holly38Holly
87 Mayfly38Mayfly
88 Jenny37Jenny
89 Tara37Tara
90 Lapwing37Lapwing
91 Bob37Bob
92 Orca37Orca
93 Dolphin37Dolphin
94 Hannah36Hannah
95 Imagine36Imagine
96 Endeavour36Endeavour
97 Eclipse36Eclipse
98 Foxy Lady35Foxy Lady
99 Impulse35Impulse
100 Solitaire35Solitaire
101 Sunrise35Sunrise
102 Iona35Iona
103 Moonshine35Moonshine
104 Tilly35Tilly
105 Amethyst34Amethyst
106 Jupiter34Jupiter
107 Cloud Nine34Cloud Nine
108 Enigma34Enigma
109 Sundowner34Sundowner
110 Swallowtail33Swallowtail
111 Ratty33Ratty
112 Tranquillity33Tranquillity
113 Festina Lente33Festina Lente
114 Dabchick33Dabchick
115 Molly33Molly
116 Jemima33Jemima
117 Whisper33Whisper
118 Jade32Jade
119 Time Out32Time Out
120 Topper32Topper
121 Hakuna Matata32Hakuna Matata
122 Dipper31Dipper
123 Cariad31Cariad
124 Sally31Sally
125 Amy31Amy
126 Summer Wine31Summer Wine
127 Rose31Rose
128 Spindrift31Spindrift
129 Patricia31Patricia
130 Lazy Daze31Lazy Daze
131 Jessica31Jessica
132 Phoebe31Phoebe
133 Nirvana31Nirvana
134 Kismet31Kismet
135 Harlequin30Harlequin
136 Little Gem30Little Gem
137 Polly30Polly
138 Christina30Christina
139 Caroline30Caroline
140 Megan30Megan
141 Shadow30Shadow
142 Kittiwake30Kittiwake
143 Jasmine30Jasmine
144 Dolly30Dolly
145 Bramble30Bramble
146 Stargazer30Stargazer
147 Maggie May30Maggie May
148 Black Pearl29Black Pearl
149 Anna29Anna
150 Katie29Katie
151 Bliss29Bliss
152 Andromeda29Andromeda
153 Snow Goose29Snow Goose
154 Snowgoose28Snowgoose
155 Rambler28Rambler
156 Sophie28Sophie
157 Blue Belle28Blue Belle
158 Dinghy28Dinghy
159 Sam28Sam
160 Blue Mist28Blue Mist
161 Inflatable Canoe28Inflatable Canoe
162 Wanderer28Wanderer
163 Bumble28Bumble
164 Puddleduck28Puddleduck
165 Freya28Freya
166 Laser28Laser
167 Ladybird27Ladybird
168 Jester27Jester
169 Pandora27Pandora
170 Mystique27Mystique
171 Albert27Albert
172 Morning Star27Morning Star
173 Amber27Amber
174 Nomad27Nomad
175 Nimrod27Nimrod
176 Kate27Kate
177 Happy Days27Happy Days
178 Coot27Coot
179 Maggie27Maggie
180 The Black Pearl27The Black Pearl
181 Louise26Louise
182 White Lady26White Lady
183 Naiad26Naiad
184 Lady J26Lady J
185 Doris26Doris
186 Sailing Dinghy25Sailing Dinghy
187 Swan25Swan
188 Topaz25Topaz
189 Rainbow25Rainbow
190 Bojangles25Bojangles
191 Scorpio25Scorpio
192 Joy25Joy
193 Misty Dawn25Misty Dawn
194 Odin25Odin
195 Bittern25Bittern
196 Camelot24Camelot
197 Sarah24Sarah
198 Moody Blue24Moody Blue
199 Pippin24Pippin
200 Pendragon24Pendragon