Scott Dawson signing

The Lost Colony and Hatteras Island was one of our best-selling books of 2020 and so far for 2021! Meet author Scott Dawson and learn more about his theories about 'where they went'! The legend of the Lost Colony has been captivating imaginations for nearly a century. When they left Roanoke Island, where did they go? What is the meaning of the mysterious word Croatoan? In the sixteenth century, Croatoan was the name of an island to the south now known as Hatteras. Scholars have long considered the island as one of the colonists’ possible destinations, but only recently has anyone set out to prove it. Archaeologists from the University of Bristol, working with local residents through the Croatoan Archaeological Society, have uncovered tantalizing clues to the fate of the colony. Hatteras native and amateur archaeologist Scott Dawson compiles what scholars know about the Lost Colony along with what scholars have found beneath the soil of Hatteras.



Event date: 
Friday, June 25, 2021 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Event address: 
103 Sir Walter Raleigh Street
Manteo, NC 27954
The Lost Colony and Hatteras Island By Scott Dawson Cover Image
ISBN: 9781467144339
Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days
Published: History Press - June 15th, 2020