Turning Points Final Exam
Jamestown- (1607) Roanoke- (1585)
They arrived on Roanoke Island on July 4. A few years went by and John white and a crew of his was order to travel and check on the settlers at Roanoke island, but when they arrived on July 22, 1587, they founded nothing and no one. Jamestown didn't come into the picture until the early 1600's. It was the first permanent English settlement. it was located in the first colony of Virginia, served as the capital of the colony for 83 years.
Many people moved to Jamestown to grow tobacco and start a new life.
the colony was surrounded by a huge gate for it's protection
The town was in a triangular shape. it was right off the coast.
the lost colony
Croatan was craved into a tree near the last place the colony was at.