It’s been over 300 years since colonists left Jamestown behind, but its mysterious past continues to captivate the public. Now, archaeologists have brought new information to light which could fill some of the many blanks on the first permanent American colony.
The New World
Exploring and settling the New World was all of the hype in the 1600s. When Jamestown was founded, its colonists had hoped to start a great life in the New World. Instead, the colony could not make it to its 100th birthday.