Pat Buckle Narrowboats on the river Nene

Voted 'Outstanding Value for Money'  Waterways World 2O1O

 Hello, I'm Pat Buckle, and welcome to my web site.

Thinking of having a boat built? Call me any time on 07970 210670 for free advice with no obligation. I love boats and boaters and have years and years of experience. Or fill in our enquiry form.

Only £9OO (inc VAT) per foot on narrowboats 5O feet and over with our standard spec.

Unique RISK FREE buying scheme.

Full 5 years UK warranty.

Bespoke boats now at the same price as production models!

Low cost moorings available.

Low cost DIY fitout and long term storage. Please ask for a quote.

As most boaters know, I've been building narrowboats, wide-beams and barges here at Stibbington, near Peterborough, on the river Nene continuously since 1981. 

I've lost count of how many I've built - it's hundreds. Check out the used narrowboat market!

For a free no obligation quote click here please.

" Superb quality and a cracking price. Thank you Pat." George Deane, Feb. 2008

Newly completed narrowboat fitted out personally by one of our staff in his spare time is now for sale. 60ft cruiser with modern styling. Low cost mooring available. Bargain at £49,000. See adjacent video for full details:


" Martin the shipwright is one of the best I have ever met" Paul Taylor, Jan. 2012

Here near Peterborough on the lovely river Nene we will build you a boat suitable for your needs, whether recreational or liveaboard, narrow or wide beam. We guarantee it will be terrific value for money, delivered on time and on budget with a full 5 year warranty.

"Terrific value for money and first class quality, delivered on time and under budget."  Pat. Beese, June 2011.

"Our thanks to Pat for building our dream boat." Ann & Bob Tomlin, April 2009

" You know, more builders should adopt Pat's no risk build scheme." Jack Evans, Sept. 2007