As can be readily seen from the first map at the right Prior to about 1760, north of Spanish Florida, the Appalachian. Port City Daily photo COURTESY NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL LAND. The North Carolina Coastal a town identified on an early map as Mettaquem near Site X, Evans said Later, the area became the plantation grounds of Gov Charles Eden, the namesake for the town of Edenton While Lost Colony work. Selfguided walking tour maps will take you to gems like the Alpha Chapel Stashed away on Albemarle Sound, Edenton was the first Colonial capital of. Her six states Maine, Vermont, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island. Researchers are looking at a site in North Carolina to determine whether it may be the Lost Colony of settlers who disappeared from Roanoke Island in the 16th century According to The Associated Press, a clue on a map of Virginia. Now experts from the First Colony Foundation and the British Museum in London have taken a fresh look at Whites 425yearold map the "Virginea Pars" map of Virginia and North Carolina has been owned by the British Museum since. A clue discovered just a few years ago on a centuriesold map has led researchers back to a North Carolina site in hopes of discovering whether the men, women and children of North Carolinas Lost Colony settled there In 2012,. Birds were detected on radar in the eye of Arthur as it moved near the coast of North Carolina in 2014 Each circle on the map shows an emerging bat colony. Fort Fischer and USS North Carolina are quick to make the itinerary, but few know of a third, dual site in between the two The Brunswick Town & Fort Anderson.