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Lost Colony’s Fate May Be Discovered After Researchers Reveal New Clues

Back before the internet, schoolkids were entranced by stories and mysteries like that of the Lost Colony’s fate- one of the larger spots of American history intrigue in elementary and grade school. Back when we learned about the mysterious Lost Colony’s fate (the one at Roanoke), it was kind of presented as a question we’d [...] Lost Colony’s Fate May Be Discovered After Researchers
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New clues to fate of lost Roanoke colony?

History / Ancient History : The History Blog (last year)

Last year, an intriguing new clue to the fate of the lost colony of Roanoke was found hidden under a patch on a 16th century map of Chesapeake Bay. The map in question was drawn by artist, cartographer and governor John White who fo... Read Post

X marks the spot?

Academics / Archaeology : ArchaeoBlog (3 years ago)

Researchers Discover New Clue to Lost Colony A new look at a 425-year-old map has yielded a tantalizing clue about the fate of the Lost Colony, the settlers who disappeared from North Carolina’s Roanoke Island in the late 16th centu... Read Post

Does An Old Map Reveal Fate of The Lost Colony of Roanoke? [Maps]

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo (3 years ago)

Every American school kid learns the story of the Lost Colony of Roanoke. But could its fate have been hiding in plain sight all along, behind some patches on a map? It's a major clue that could eventually solve a 400 year old myste... Read Post

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