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HALCYON

The Halcyon went down in a hurricane in 1695. The ship was trying to get into Jones Inlet at the time. Some sources report that this vessel was actually a pirate or privateer. They say she was carrying the loot taken from three French vessels when she went down. This treasure wreck has never been located although years ago a fishing boat anchored in Jones Inlet pulled up its anchor and stuck in the mud on one of its flutes was a gold coin.
 
 
   

 

 

 

 
 

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