Blog Photo ..Pohlig Brothers box factory where my Grandmother worked ages ago. Today the building has been turned into apartments. Richmond Va.


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Sunday, July 19, 2009

Henricus Historical Park

May 1611, Sir Thomas Dale arrived in Va. , the London company instructed him to find an area to establish a new town for the Colony. He moved up the James River to establish Henricus, the colony’s second settlement. Pictures will enlarge when you click on them.

Seth and the Musket.



Pocahontas was captured by Captain Samual Argall in 1613,and was first taken to Jamestown. Sir Thomas Gates was fearful of Powhatan, and turned her over to Sir Thomas Dale at Henricus.

1 comment:

  1. Hi Betsy, thanks for posting on my blog. I just looked at yours and like it very much. You have a beautiful garden and a very nice family. I will be back.

    Sabine

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