Busy Spring for Ernestina

Paul Alexio, DCR Supervisor, and volunteers have been busy since the winter cover came off.  And the planning for Ernestina-Morrissey’s future continues.

Capt. Harold Burnham and Naval Architect Garrett Norton conduct stability tests with water filled barrels

Harold is consulting for DCR on the plans for Ernestina.

Aft cabin hatch repaired.

The galley hatch has been re-glazed and repaired.

Ernestina has a new Charlie Noble thanks to a donation from SEMA and the expertise and labor of Dennis Tetrault’s Metal Fabrication and Joining Technologies students at Greater New Bedford Regional-Vocational Technical High School.