Barbour Boat Enthusiast to Present at Tryon Palace

NEW BERN, N.C. – November 2, 2018

Joe Peacos, a Barbour enthusiast, will present a lecture discussing his experience and expertise in “Restoring a Barbour Boat,” a lecture at the North Carolina History Center, Saturday, November 10, at 2 p.m. 

Peacos has restored several Barbour boats to their former glory, and will share the restoration process for two of his boats, a 1961 Vacationer and a 1949 Utility Runabout.

This free lecture will be held in the North Carolina History Center’s Cullman Performance Hall. For more information, visit or call (252) 639-3500.