Remembering Eleanor Norris and the land she loved A Norwell force of nature lives on in the hearts of those who loved her and in the land she donated on the river ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Handout Eleanor Norris at the 1970 dedication of the Albert F. Norris Reservation in Norwell, named after her late husband. courtesy of Eleanor A. Norris/File Albert F. Norris, a naval aviator in World War I, in Pensacola, Florida in 1918. John Tlumacki/Globe Staff Eleanor Norris, 100 years old at her Norwell home in 2011. Debee Tlumacki for the Boston Globe Norwell resident Elizabeth Gordon told a visitor about Eleanor Norris at the reservation . Debee Tlumacki for the Boston Globe A view of the North River as seen from the Norris Reservation in Norwell.