Jamestown

Joe & Rachel

Where was Jamestown located?

Jamestown was located in Virginia. It was about 30 miles up the James River from the Atlantic coast.

What is Jamestown?

Jamestown was founded on May 14, 1607 when a group of voyagers roughly 100 of them founded the first permanent English settlement in the North America on the banks of Jamestown.

What happened to Jamestown

James town expanded from the area around the original James Fort into a new Town built to the east.