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Coventrian Narrow Boat

coventrian narrow boat

The ‘Coventrian’ narrow boat is owned and operated by The Living Environment Trust - a registered charity that seeks to work with communities to demonstrate a positive interaction between the built and natural environments.


All funding obtained from the hire of the ‘Coventrian’ is directed into the development of The Living Canals Project - an educational scheme aimed at introducing school children to concepts of waterway ecology, canal history and heritage, travel and transport, and environmental impact.


The 25m long ‘Coventrian’ can hold up to 24 people seated or 39 standing. The narrow boat offers something for everyone:

  • Private Hire Cruises
  • ‘Pirates of the Coventrian’ Parties
  • Dining Cruises
  • Strawberry and Fizz or Afternoon Tea Cruises
  • Water Taxi to the Ricoh Arena
  • Corporate Cruises
  • Educational Trips


The ‘Coventrian’ offers:

  • Skipper, crew and hospitality staff
  • Licensed bar and catering services
  • Integrated light and sound system
  • Karaoke Machine
  • Tour Guide on Heritage Trips


Please note that the ‘Coventrian’ operates a no smoking policy, including e-cigarettes.


For bookings and viewings contact Mark Cooke on: 024 7682 4022 or email


The ‘Coventrian’ is moored at: Swan Lane Wharf, Swan Lane, Coventry, CV2 4QN.



The Route

The ‘Coventrian’ operates from Swan Lane Wharf and cruises the Coventry Canal in both directions.


coventrian route





Boat Layout

The Coventrian Boat can be laid out in different ways to accomodate your request. Choose from the layouts below:




Who to contact

For more information about any of the actvities featured on this page, please contact:

Mark Cooke

024 7682 4022


Swan Lane Wharf, Swan Lane,

Coventry CV2 4QN

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