Sources: Ships


 “1607.” 1607,
The Voyage Picture - (finding Jerry and Mary Blog)
The Ships that Brought the Founders of the Nation Picture - (vintage postcards and collectibles)
Susan Constant Ship - (South-side Sentinel)
Godspeed Ship - (Virginia Attractions)
Discovery Ship -  msplAa0grpU/TqOgH77hxPI/AAAAAAAAAoU/T1HiNJiMKSQ/s1600/jamestown%2Bship%2Bunknown.JPG

Susan Constant - (rpeek)
Godspeed - (reek)

Explore the Jamestown Settlement Button (National Geographic)

BIBLIOGRAPHY What happened to the three ships

Andrew, Matthew Page. The Soul of a Nation: The Founding of Virginia and the Projection of New England. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1944.

Brown, Alexander. The First Republic in America. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1898.

The Genesis of the United States. Boston: Houghton Mufflin Company, 1890.

Chatterton, E.K. English Seamen and the Colonization of America. London: Arrowsmith, 1930.

Evans, Cerinda W. Some Notes on Shipbuilding in Colonial Virginia. Williamsburg, VA: Virginia 350th Anniversary Celebration Corporation, 1957.

Fee, Robert G.S. Design and Construction of the Jamestown Ships. New York: The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, 1958.

Kingsbury, Susan Myra (ed.) The Records of the Virginia Company of London: The Court Book, Vol. I, Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1906.

Purchase His Pilgrims, Vol. XVIII and XIX.

Strachey, William. The Historie of Travel into Virginia Britania (1612).

Rouse, Parke, Jr. "Newport Navigation: A Sage of Seamanship." The Ironworker, XXVIII, No. 1 (Winter 1963-1964), 105.

"The Ships of Jamestown Day." The Ironworker, XXVIII, No. 1 (Winter 1963-1964), 6-10.

Winsor, Justin. Narrative and Critical History of America, Vol. III. Boston: 1886.


Last updated: February 26, 2015

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