Eleanor (sloop)

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ELEANOR (Sailing Sloop)
Eleanor (sloop) is located in New York
Eleanor (sloop)
Eleanor (sloop) is located in the US
Eleanor (sloop)
Location Off Lower Main St. in Catskill Creek, Catskill (village), New York
Coordinates 42°12′44″N 73°51′41″W / 42.21222°N 73.86139°W / 42.21222; -73.86139Coordinates: 42°12′44″N 73°51′41″W / 42.21222°N 73.86139°W / 42.21222; -73.86139
Area less than one acre
Built 1903
Architect Crane, Clinton H.
NRHP Reference # 82001174[1]
Added to NRHP December 27, 1982

The Eleanor is a historic gaff rigged racing sloop built in 1903 at the B. F. Wood shipyard, City Island, Bronx and designed by Clinton H. Crane. She is homeported at Hudson, Columbia County, New York. Her hull is 36 feet in length and around 28 feet at the waterline, her beam is 9.5 feet, and her draft is 4.5 feet.[2]

She was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[1]

Starting in 2010, Eleanor's restoration is being undertaken by the Hudson River Historic Boat Restoration and Sailing Society, with a goal of completing restoration by 2016.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Claire L. Ross (June 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Eleanor". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-05-14.  See also: "Accompanying five photos".