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 Blue Moon76Blue Moon
13 Sandpiper76Sandpiper
14 Heron75Heron
15 Puffin75Puffin
16 Freedom74Freedom
17 Misty71Misty
18 Rosie69Rosie
19 Skylark68Skylark
20 Daisy68Daisy
21 Mallard66Mallard
22 Grace64Grace
23 Voyager63Voyager
24 Bluebell63Bluebell
25 Gemini61Gemini
26 Andante60Andante
27 Dignity60Dignity
28 Morning Mist60Morning Mist
29 Kestrel59Kestrel
30 Teal59Teal
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 Annie52Annie
45 Summer Breeze52Summer Breeze
46 Aurora52Aurora
47 Victoria51Victoria
48 Tranquility51Tranquility
49 Aquarius50Aquarius
50 Badger49Badger
51 Emily48Emily
52 Escape48Escape
53 Halcyon47Halcyon
54 Pegasus47Pegasus
55 Isis47Isis
56 Drifter45Drifter
57 Emma45Emma
58 Lily44Lily
59 Cygnet44Cygnet
60 Patience44Patience
61 Meander44Meander
62 Narrow Escape44Narrow Escape
63 Otter44Otter
64 Misty Blue44Misty Blue
65 Florence43Florence
66 Adagio42Adagio
67 Excalibur42Excalibur
68 Dream Catcher42Dream Catcher
69 Charlotte42Charlotte
70 Swift42Swift
71 Rebecca42Rebecca
72 Papillon41Papillon
73 Avalon41Avalon
74 Falcon40Falcon
75 Elizabeth40Elizabeth
76 Bob40Bob
77 Enterprise40Enterprise
78 Grebe40Grebe
79 Lady Jane39Lady Jane
80 Water Lily39Water Lily
81 Avocet39Avocet
82 Mistral39Mistral
83 Orca39Orca
84 Mayfly39Mayfly
85 Jenny39Jenny
86 Moonshadow39Moonshadow
87 Tara38Tara
88 Holly38Holly
89 Moonraker38Moonraker
90 Pisces38Pisces
91 Liberty38Liberty
92 Lapwing37Lapwing
93 Dolphin37Dolphin
94 Tilly37Tilly
95 Hannah37Hannah
96 Imagine36Imagine
97 Eclipse36Eclipse
98 Endeavour36Endeavour
99 Enigma36Enigma
100 Iona36Iona
101 Moonshine36Moonshine
102 Cloud Nine35Cloud Nine
103 Amethyst35Amethyst
104 Impulse35Impulse
105 Foxy Lady35Foxy Lady
106 Solitaire35Solitaire
107 Sunrise35Sunrise
108 Sundowner34Sundowner
109 Time Out34Time Out
110 Festina Lente34Festina Lente
111 Jupiter34Jupiter
112 Tranquillity34Tranquillity
113 Jemima33Jemima
114 Swallowtail33Swallowtail
115 Ratty33Ratty
116 Phoebe33Phoebe
117 Molly33Molly
118 Whisper33Whisper
119 Sally33Sally
120 Dabchick33Dabchick
121 Patricia33Patricia
122 Topper32Topper
123 Caroline32Caroline
124 Christina32Christina
125 Jade32Jade
126 Summer Wine32Summer Wine
127 Little Gem32Little Gem
128 Megan32Megan
129 Nirvana32Nirvana
130 Lazy Daze32Lazy Daze
131 Stargazer32Stargazer
132 Hakuna Matata32Hakuna Matata
133 Dipper31Dipper
134 Rose31Rose
135 Dolly31Dolly
136 Spindrift31Spindrift
137 Bramble31Bramble
138 Kismet31Kismet
139 Anna31Anna
140 Amy31Amy
141 Happy Days31Happy Days
142 Jessica31Jessica
143 Polly31Polly
144 Cariad31Cariad
145 Kittiwake31Kittiwake
146 Maggie May31Maggie May
147 Andromeda31Andromeda
148 Freya30Freya
149 Shadow30Shadow
150 Doris30Doris
151 Jasmine30Jasmine
152 Harlequin30Harlequin
153 Puddleduck30Puddleduck
154 Blue Mist30Blue Mist
155 Dinghy29Dinghy
156 Katie29Katie
157 Bliss29Bliss
158 Black Pearl29Black Pearl
159 Blue Belle29Blue Belle
160 Snow Goose29Snow Goose
161 Sophie28Sophie
162 Morning Star28Morning Star
163 Snowgoose28Snowgoose
164 Jester28Jester
165 Bojangles28Bojangles
166 Albert28Albert
167 Mystique28Mystique
168 Rambler28Rambler
169 Inflatable Canoe28Inflatable Canoe
170 Bumble28Bumble
171 Sam28Sam
172 Laser28Laser
173 Wanderer28Wanderer
174 Nimrod28Nimrod
175 Coot27Coot
176 Louise27Louise
177 Nomad27Nomad
178 The Black Pearl27The Black Pearl
179 Amber27Amber
180 Lady J27Lady J
181 Maggie27Maggie
182 Kate27Kate
183 Ladybird27Ladybird
184 Pandora27Pandora
185 No Name26No Name
186 Pendragon26Pendragon
187 Swan26Swan
188 White Lady26White Lady
189 Odin26Odin
190 Naiad26Naiad
191 Curlew25Curlew
192 Misty Dawn25Misty Dawn
193 Odyssey25Odyssey
194 Genesis25Genesis
195 Scorpio25Scorpio
196 Rainbow25Rainbow
197 Bittern25Bittern
198 Hope25Hope
199 Sailing Dinghy25Sailing Dinghy
200 Bella25Bella