Shared Barges

Shared Barges In Europe
(In France unless stated Otherwise)

Please find below a list of known shared barges and other boats in mainland Europe, mainly France.  From the menu above you can also access a list of barges etc. based in England. If you think we have missed out on a barge do let us know.

On our sister site, boatshare, you can see if there are any shares in these boats for sale although it should be noted that owners may advertise their shares for sale in locations other thanboatshare.co.uk


All information was deemed to be correct in 2020 but if you have any updates please do let us know. 

Amethyst

Shared Narrow Boat Amethyst based in France
OK so it is actually a narrow boat, but it is a shared boat operating in France and as far as we are aware the only shared narrow boat outside of the UK.

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.

Blue Steel

Stevens Cruiser Blue Steel Based in France
Private scheme based mainly in France but occasionally elsewhere in Europe

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

Bon Viveur

Bon Viveur a shared boat based in France
Private scheme established in 2003 in a large fibre-reinforced epoxy composite boat in France. Tends to have no fixed mooring.

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.

Bon Viveur II

Bon Viveur II a shared boat based in France
Private scheme established in 2006 in a large fibre-reinforced epoxy composite boat in France. Tends to have no fixed mooring.

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.

Brunel

Brunel a shared barge based in Europe
A 2007 barge shared between just four owners. This boat may be in the Netherlands (or elsewhere?) at any given time. 

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.

Coole Swan

Coole Swan a shared boat based in Europe
A 2018 wide beam "Narrowboat" shared between just five owners. This boat may be in Belgium or France. 

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.

Decize

Decize a shared Dutch Barge based in France
A 2001 former OwnerShips barge built by Piper Boats. Initially a 12 share scheme now shared between just eight owners. 

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.

Derrineel

Derrineel a shared Dutch Barge based in France
A 1998 former OwnerShips barge built by PM Buckle Boats initially based in Ballinamore, Ireland and then moved to France. A nominally 11 owner share scheme. 

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.

Donjeux

Donjeux a shared Dutch Barge based in France
A 2003 former OwnerShips barge built by Piper Boats for OwnerShips. A 12 share boat. 

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.

Dorney

Dorney a shared Dutch Barge based in France
A 2000 former OwnerShips barge built by Piper Boats for OwnerShips. A 12 share boat. 

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.

Escapade

Escapade a share GRP boat based in France
A 1985 GRP Cruiser shared between two owners. 

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.

Glistening Steel

Glistening Steel a shared steel cruiser based in France
A 1996 Steel cruiser built by Stevens for Challenger. Now in a private scheme and nominally a 12 owner boat. 

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.

Henrietta

Henrietta a shared Dutch Barge based in France
A 2007 barge managed by BCBM and nominally sold in to 12.5 shares. 

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.



Levana

Levana a shared cruiser based in the Netherlands and elsewhere
A 2008 cruiser shared between four owners and based in the Netherlands in the winter and elsewhere in Europe during the cruising season. 

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.

Silver Steel

Silver Steel a shared cruiser based in France
A 1996 steel cruiser built by Stevens for Challenger and now managed by BCBM. Nominally a 12 owner boat. 

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. Look in the "Shares For Sale" column for a green link.

If you want to read more about this boat click on the blue link showing against the boat in the list.