Pat Buckle Narrowboats on the river Nene


Voted 'Outstanding Value for Money'  Waterways World 2O1O

Unique RISK FREE buying scheme.

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

Bespoke boats now at the same price as production models!

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

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

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!


Stop Press:
1 build slot now available from early summer 2014
. Book now to avoid disappointment.

For a free no obligation quote click here please.

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

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

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

" Pat's always in demand but managed to fit us in and build a great narrowboat." Steve Morris, July 2010

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

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












At Pat Buckle Boats 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.