Jamestown VA

Tercentennial Monument

There are a number of “truths” taught when I was in public school that aren’t necessarily the complete story. For instance, I was told Jamestown VA was the first British settlement in North America. However there was at least one other preceding Jamestown. What is known as the Lost Colony of Roanoke VA was established in 1587, fully 20 years before Jamestown VA was settled. The unfortunate settlers disappeared however, and little is known of them today. Continue Reading