Paragon (Brig), sunk, 1 May 1866
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PARAGON Brig, sunk near Point aux Barques, lake Huron, May 1866. Property loss $1,200.
Casualty List for 1866---Buffalo
Commercial Advertiser, Feb. 26, 1867
VESSEL SUNK.---The vessel reported in yesterdays issue as being in trouble at or near Point aux Barque, proves to be the Brig PARAGON, which sunk at Port Hope during the prevalence of a severe gale by striking on a reef. - Detroit Post
May 31, 1866
PARAGON Brig of 212 tons, owned at Erie by Scott & Co. Bound from Detroit for Port Hope, went ashore at Port Hope, Lake Huron, June 1866. Loss to ship $5,000 insurance $3,000. Loss to cargo $2,500, insurance on cargo, none.
Marine Casualties on the Great
Lakes 1863-1873 U. S. Coast Guard
NOTE.-- Became barge PARAGON by 1871
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- Reason: sunk
Hull damage: $5,000
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes