English colonists destroy the French settlement at Port Royal, Nova Scotia (23 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

English colonists in Virginia destroy a French settlement at Port Royal, Nova Scotia, and as a result prevent the French from colonising Maryland.

Citation:
Editors. "English colonists destroy the French settlement at Port Royal, Nova Scotia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15733, accessed 10 December 2016.]