TDISH: What Happened at Roanoke Island?

On June 19, 1586, the last group of settlers attempting to establish England’s first colony in the New World – Roanoke Island – left the colony and sailed back to England.  During the years in which the colony had been in existence it had been struck by various tragedies and the mysterious disappearance of many of the original settlers.  Check out Stuff You Should Know‘s episode about the many theories about what actually happened to the Lost Colony!

Featured Image: “Croatoan.” By Unknown – English Wikipedia, Public Domain.

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