Shared Barges

Shared Barges in The UK
(In France unless stated Otherwise)

Please find below a list of known shared barges and other wide beam boats in the UK where actually all are in England at the moment.  From the menu above you can also access a list of barges etc. based elsewhere Europe. 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 than boatshare.co.uk


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

Blue Mist

Broads Cruiser Blue Mist
A low-wash Broads cruiser built on a Aquafibre fibreglass hull thought to be built in 2004. The boat is nominally shared between eight owners and is moored near Wroxham on the Norfolk Broads (correct 2019).

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available.



Dorchester

Dorchester
A 2010 Dutch Barge built by Piper Boats and based on the River Thames nominally near Reading (2020). This boat was built for OwnerShips but is now in a private, 10 owner, 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.

Evening Shadow

Broads Cruiser Evening Shadow
A 1993 Broads Cruiser managed by BCBM. The boat sleeps eight and is mooring near Horning on the Broads (crorrect 2020)

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. 

Moonlight Shadow

Moonlight Shadow Based On The Norfolk Broads
A 1992 Cruiser built by Broom for Challenger and now managed by BCBM. The boat sleeps eight and is shared between 12 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.

Ranworth Breeze

Ranworth Breeze Shared Cruiser Norfolk Broads
A 2001 Cruiser built by Birchwood and based on the Norfolk Broads at Brundall. Shared between 20 owners where each gets a fortnight each year on a "fixed fortnight" booking system.

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.

Shimmering Steel

Stevens Cruiser Shimmering Steel based on the River Thames
A 1992 cruiser built by Stevens for Challenger and now in a privately run scheme. Sleeping 7 and based on the River Thames this boat is shared between 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.

Southern Crusader

Southern Crusader Norfolk Broads
A 1999 cruiser built by Birchwood and moored at Brundall (2020) The boat operates on a fixed week scheme and there are 36 weeks sold. The remaining weeks are owned by the group and may be used only by existing owners.

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available. 

Thunder

Broads Cruiser Thunder based Norfolk Broads
A 1997 Broads Cruiser built by Brooms and moored at Horning (2020). The boat sleeps eight and is shared between 12.5 owners.

You can look on this page to see if there are any shares available.