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 Alice57Alice
34 Firefly57Firefly
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 Misty Blue44Misty Blue
62 Lily44Lily
63 Cygnet44Cygnet
64 Patience44Patience
65 Florence43Florence
66 Excalibur42Excalibur
67 Dream Catcher42Dream Catcher
68 Charlotte42Charlotte
69 Swift42Swift
70 Rebecca42Rebecca
71 Adagio42Adagio
72 Papillon41Papillon
73 Avalon41Avalon
74 Elizabeth40Elizabeth
75 Bob40Bob
76 Enterprise40Enterprise
77 Grebe40Grebe
78 Falcon40Falcon
79 Avocet39Avocet
80 Mistral39Mistral
81 Orca39Orca
82 Mayfly39Mayfly
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 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 Sundowner34Sundowner
112 Time Out34Time Out
113 Phoebe33Phoebe
114 Molly33Molly
115 Whisper33Whisper
116 Sally33Sally
117 Dabchick33Dabchick
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 Topper32Topper
131 Caroline32Caroline
132 Christina32Christina
133 Bramble31Bramble
134 Kismet31Kismet
135 Amy31Amy
136 Happy Days31Happy Days
137 Anna31Anna
138 Jessica31Jessica
139 Polly31Polly
140 Cariad31Cariad
141 Kittiwake31Kittiwake
142 Maggie May31Maggie May
143 Andromeda31Andromeda
144 Dipper31Dipper
145 Rose31Rose
146 Dolly31Dolly
147 Spindrift31Spindrift
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 Jester28Jester
162 Bojangles28Bojangles
163 Albert28Albert
164 Mystique28Mystique
165 Rambler28Rambler
166 Inflatable Canoe28Inflatable Canoe
167 Bumble28Bumble
168 Sam28Sam
169 Laser28Laser
170 Nimrod28Nimrod
171 Wanderer28Wanderer
172 Morning Star28Morning Star
173 Sophie28Sophie
174 Snowgoose28Snowgoose
175 The Black Pearl27The Black Pearl
176 Amber27Amber
177 Maggie27Maggie
178 Lady J27Lady J
179 Kate27Kate
180 Ladybird27Ladybird
181 Pandora27Pandora
182 Nomad27Nomad
183 Coot27Coot
184 Louise27Louise
185 White Lady26White Lady
186 Odin26Odin
187 Naiad26Naiad
188 No Name26No Name
189 Pendragon26Pendragon
190 Swan26Swan
191 Rainbow25Rainbow
192 Bittern25Bittern
193 Hope25Hope
194 Sailing Dinghy25Sailing Dinghy
195 Bella25Bella
196 Topaz25Topaz
197 Joy25Joy
198 Pippin25Pippin
199 Moody Blue25Moody Blue
200 Curlew25Curlew