The Roanoke Disaster. Sir _________________ attempted to start a colony at Roanoke on the Outer Banks of North Carolina 1585 – Starving settlers __________the first colony and returned to England _____ years later a second colony was started in the same location. Sir Walter Raleigh.
Sir Walter Raleigh
1590 – a supply expedition from England found only the ___________ buildings from the settlementTo this day, what happened to the settlers in __________ – it is thought that they either joined the _________or were defeated and killed by them
with the goal of establishing a colony in _______________________
The colony nearly failed for several reasons: