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 Blue Moon76Blue Moon
13 Sandpiper76Sandpiper
14 Heron75Heron
15 Puffin75Puffin
16 Freedom74Freedom
17 Misty71Misty
18 Rosie69Rosie
19 Daisy68Daisy
20 Skylark68Skylark
21 Mallard66Mallard
22 Grace64Grace
23 Voyager63Voyager
24 Bluebell63Bluebell
25 Gemini61Gemini
26 Dignity60Dignity
27 Morning Mist60Morning Mist
28 Andante60Andante
29 Teal59Teal
30 Kestrel59Kestrel
31 Swallow58Swallow
32 Lazy Days58Lazy Days
33 Firefly57Firefly
34 Alice57Alice
35 Tarka56Tarka
36 Carpe Diem56Carpe Diem
37 Calypso55Calypso
38 Dreamcatcher55Dreamcatcher
39 Lucy54Lucy
40 Harmony54Harmony
41 Ruby54Ruby
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 Misty Blue44Misty Blue
59 Cygnet44Cygnet
60 Lily44Lily
61 Patience44Patience
62 Meander44Meander
63 Narrow Escape44Narrow Escape
64 Otter44Otter
65 Florence43Florence
66 Rebecca42Rebecca
67 Adagio42Adagio
68 Dream Catcher42Dream Catcher
69 Excalibur42Excalibur
70 Charlotte42Charlotte
71 Swift42Swift
72 Papillon41Papillon
73 Avalon41Avalon
74 Falcon40Falcon
75 Elizabeth40Elizabeth
76 Bob40Bob
77 Enterprise40Enterprise
78 Grebe40Grebe
79 Moonshadow39Moonshadow
80 Lady Jane39Lady Jane
81 Water Lily39Water Lily
82 Avocet39Avocet
83 Mistral39Mistral
84 Orca39Orca
85 Mayfly39Mayfly
86 Jenny39Jenny
87 Tara38Tara
88 Holly38Holly
89 Moonraker38Moonraker
90 Pisces38Pisces
91 Liberty38Liberty
92 Hannah37Hannah
93 Lapwing37Lapwing
94 Dolphin37Dolphin
95 Tilly37Tilly
96 Moonshine36Moonshine
97 Imagine36Imagine
98 Eclipse36Eclipse
99 Endeavour36Endeavour
100 Enigma36Enigma
101 Iona36Iona
102 Sunrise35Sunrise
103 Cloud Nine35Cloud Nine
104 Amethyst35Amethyst
105 Impulse35Impulse
106 Foxy Lady35Foxy Lady
107 Solitaire35Solitaire
108 Jupiter34Jupiter
109 Tranquillity34Tranquillity
110 Sundowner34Sundowner
111 Time Out34Time Out
112 Festina Lente34Festina Lente
113 Whisper33Whisper
114 Sally33Sally
115 Dabchick33Dabchick
116 Patricia33Patricia
117 Jemima33Jemima
118 Swallowtail33Swallowtail
119 Ratty33Ratty
120 Phoebe33Phoebe
121 Molly33Molly
122 Stargazer32Stargazer
123 Hakuna Matata32Hakuna Matata
124 Caroline32Caroline
125 Topper32Topper
126 Christina32Christina
127 Jade32Jade
128 Summer Wine32Summer Wine
129 Little Gem32Little Gem
130 Megan32Megan
131 Nirvana32Nirvana
132 Lazy Daze32Lazy Daze
133 Cariad31Cariad
134 Kittiwake31Kittiwake
135 Maggie May31Maggie May
136 Andromeda31Andromeda
137 Dipper31Dipper
138 Rose31Rose
139 Dolly31Dolly
140 Spindrift31Spindrift
141 Bramble31Bramble
142 Kismet31Kismet
143 Amy31Amy
144 Happy Days31Happy Days
145 Anna31Anna
146 Jessica31Jessica
147 Polly31Polly
148 Freya30Freya
149 Shadow30Shadow
150 Doris30Doris
151 Jasmine30Jasmine
152 Harlequin30Harlequin
153 Puddleduck30Puddleduck
154 Blue Mist30Blue Mist
155 Snow Goose29Snow Goose
156 Dinghy29Dinghy
157 Katie29Katie
158 Bliss29Bliss
159 Black Pearl29Black Pearl
160 Blue Belle29Blue Belle
161 Laser28Laser
162 Nimrod28Nimrod
163 Wanderer28Wanderer
164 Morning Star28Morning Star
165 Sophie28Sophie
166 Snowgoose28Snowgoose
167 Jester28Jester
168 Bojangles28Bojangles
169 Albert28Albert
170 Mystique28Mystique
171 Inflatable Canoe28Inflatable Canoe
172 Rambler28Rambler
173 Bumble28Bumble
174 Sam28Sam
175 Kate27Kate
176 Ladybird27Ladybird
177 Pandora27Pandora
178 Nomad27Nomad
179 Coot27Coot
180 Louise27Louise
181 The Black Pearl27The Black Pearl
182 Amber27Amber
183 Maggie27Maggie
184 Lady J27Lady J
185 Naiad26Naiad
186 No Name26No Name
187 Pendragon26Pendragon
188 Swan26Swan
189 White Lady26White Lady
190 Odin26Odin
191 Curlew25Curlew
192 Misty Dawn25Misty Dawn
193 Odyssey25Odyssey
194 Genesis25Genesis
195 Scorpio25Scorpio
196 Rainbow25Rainbow
197 Bittern25Bittern
198 Hope25Hope
199 Sailing Dinghy25Sailing Dinghy
200 Bella25Bella