Restoration of the racing sloop Eleanor.

Restoration of the racing sloop Eleanor.

The Eleanor project

Hudson River Chapter member Louise Bliss is leading the effort to restore and maintain the 105 year old historic sloop Eleanor to serve as a resource for the general public who seek knowledge of the history of sailing on the Hudson River. For more information, visit http://hudsonriverhistoricboat.org

 

A 19xx kit boat restored by Hudson River Chapter member Greg Smith.

A 19xx kit boat restored by Hudson River Chapter member Greg Smith.

Justin and Keri Fasulo's 1957 Chris Craft Sports Express being prepped for restoration.

Justin and Keri Fasulo's 1957 Chris Craft Sports Express being prepped for restoration.

The Fasulo's 1954 Chris Craft Riviera - new bottom installed...paint and varnish to complete.

The Fasulo's 1954 Chris Craft Riviera - new bottom installed...paint and varnish to complete.

Starting restoration on Dennis and Holly Jenkinson's Christ Craft Sportsman - a long way to go!

Starting restoration on Dennis and Holly Jenkinson's Christ Craft Sportsman - a long way to go!

Alec Halstead's 1961 Skee Craft undergoing restoration

Alec Halstead's 1961 Skee Craft undergoing restoration