• Structure 17, Glassblowing and Island Drive

    Historic Jamestowne

    Part of Colonial National Historical Park Virginia

The Pitch and Tar Swamp


Did You Know?

Theodore de Bry, 17th c. engraving of an Atlantic Sturgeon

Sturgeon are a prehistoric fish that have been around since dinosaurs roamed the earth. The colonists at Jamestown wrote that the rivers “swarmeth” with sturgeon.