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 Skylark68Skylark
20 Daisy68Daisy
21 Mallard66Mallard
22 Grace64Grace
23 Bluebell63Bluebell
24 Voyager63Voyager
25 Gemini61Gemini
26 Dignity60Dignity
27 Andante60Andante
28 Morning Mist60Morning Mist
29 Teal59Teal
30 Kestrel59Kestrel
31 Lazy Days58Lazy Days
32 Swallow58Swallow
33 Firefly57Firefly
34 Alice57Alice
35 Carpe Diem56Carpe Diem
36 Tarka56Tarka
37 Dreamcatcher55Dreamcatcher
38 Calypso55Calypso
39 Ruby54Ruby
40 Lucy54Lucy
41 Harmony54Harmony
42 Destiny53Destiny
43 Jenny Wren53Jenny Wren
44 Summer Breeze52Summer Breeze
45 Aurora52Aurora
46 Annie52Annie
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 Cygnet44Cygnet
60 Narrow Escape44Narrow Escape
61 Otter44Otter
62 Misty Blue44Misty Blue
63 Lily44Lily
64 Patience44Patience
65 Florence43Florence
66 Excalibur42Excalibur
67 Dream Catcher42Dream Catcher
68 Swift42Swift
69 Charlotte42Charlotte
70 Rebecca42Rebecca
71 Adagio42Adagio
72 Papillon41Papillon
73 Avalon41Avalon
74 Bob40Bob
75 Falcon40Falcon
76 Grebe40Grebe
77 Elizabeth40Elizabeth
78 Enterprise40Enterprise
79 Mistral39Mistral
80 Orca39Orca
81 Mayfly39Mayfly
82 Avocet39Avocet
83 Jenny39Jenny
84 Moonshadow39Moonshadow
85 Lady Jane39Lady Jane
86 Water Lily39Water Lily
87 Holly38Holly
88 Moonraker38Moonraker
89 Pisces38Pisces
90 Liberty38Liberty
91 Tara38Tara
92 Lapwing37Lapwing
93 Tilly37Tilly
94 Hannah37Hannah
95 Dolphin37Dolphin
96 Iona36Iona
97 Eclipse36Eclipse
98 Moonshine36Moonshine
99 Endeavour36Endeavour
100 Enigma36Enigma
101 Imagine36Imagine
102 Cloud Nine35Cloud Nine
103 Amethyst35Amethyst
104 Impulse35Impulse
105 Foxy Lady35Foxy Lady
106 Solitaire35Solitaire
107 Sunrise35Sunrise
108 Time Out34Time Out
109 Sundowner34Sundowner
110 Jupiter34Jupiter
111 Tranquillity34Tranquillity
112 Festina Lente34Festina Lente
113 Dabchick33Dabchick
114 Swallowtail33Swallowtail
115 Ratty33Ratty
116 Phoebe33Phoebe
117 Molly33Molly
118 Whisper33Whisper
119 Sally33Sally
120 Patricia33Patricia
121 Jemima33Jemima
122 Jade32Jade
123 Summer Wine32Summer Wine
124 Little Gem32Little Gem
125 Megan32Megan
126 Christina32Christina
127 Caroline32Caroline
128 Nirvana32Nirvana
129 Lazy Daze32Lazy Daze
130 Stargazer32Stargazer
131 Hakuna Matata32Hakuna Matata
132 Topper32Topper
133 Cariad31Cariad
134 Dipper31Dipper
135 Dolly31Dolly
136 Kismet31Kismet
137 Happy Days31Happy Days
138 Jessica31Jessica
139 Polly31Polly
140 Anna31Anna
141 Amy31Amy
142 Maggie May31Maggie May
143 Kittiwake31Kittiwake
144 Rose31Rose
145 Spindrift31Spindrift
146 Bramble31Bramble
147 Andromeda31Andromeda
148 Jasmine30Jasmine
149 Blue Mist30Blue Mist
150 Harlequin30Harlequin
151 Puddleduck30Puddleduck
152 Doris30Doris
153 Freya30Freya
154 Shadow30Shadow
155 Dinghy29Dinghy
156 Blue Belle29Blue Belle
157 Snow Goose29Snow Goose
158 Bliss29Bliss
159 Katie29Katie
160 Black Pearl29Black Pearl
161 Bojangles28Bojangles
162 Bumble28Bumble
163 Jester28Jester
164 Mystique28Mystique
165 Rambler28Rambler
166 Inflatable Canoe28Inflatable Canoe
167 Albert28Albert
168 Sam28Sam
169 Laser28Laser
170 Wanderer28Wanderer
171 Nimrod28Nimrod
172 Sophie28Sophie
173 Morning Star28Morning Star
174 Snowgoose28Snowgoose
175 Nomad27Nomad
176 Louise27Louise
177 The Black Pearl27The Black Pearl
178 Coot27Coot
179 Maggie27Maggie
180 Lady J27Lady J
181 Amber27Amber
182 Kate27Kate
183 Ladybird27Ladybird
184 Pandora27Pandora
185 Swan26Swan
186 White Lady26White Lady
187 Odin26Odin
188 Naiad26Naiad
189 No Name26No Name
190 Pendragon26Pendragon
191 Scorpio25Scorpio
192 Bittern25Bittern
193 Rainbow25Rainbow
194 Curlew25Curlew
195 Hope25Hope
196 Sailing Dinghy25Sailing Dinghy
197 Topaz25Topaz
198 Pippin25Pippin
199 Joy25Joy
200 Moody Blue25Moody Blue