Roanoke

This week a 425 year old mystery may have been solved; some scientists believe they have uncovered the fate of Roanoke, the Lost Colony. Founded in 1587, Roanoke was the first English speaking colony in the Americas, and also the location of the first English birth in the New World (Virginia Dare). But by 1590 the colony had disappeared. Read more about the colony and the exciting archeological finds in the Daily Mail and the News Observer.

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