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a war between England and Spain. He went back to Roanoke 3 years later.

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Spain was preparing to invade England

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because a war broke out.

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What delayed captain whites return to Roanoke?

The Spanish war; There was a Spanish war going on so, Captain John White's ships and crew could not leave England


How many years was John White delayed from his return to Roanoke Island?

3


When did john white return to Roanoke?

When the English were about to return to Roanoke, they got delayed because the ship was broken at the bottom.


What delayed Captain John White's return to Roanoke?

The Spanish war; There was a Spanish war going on so, Captain John White's ships and crew could not leave England


What delayed captain Johns return to Roanoke?

The Spanish war; There was a Spanish war going on so, Captain John White's ships and crew could not leave England


Why did it take the supply ship so long to return from England?

A war between England and Spain delayed John White's voyage back to Roanoke for 3 years.


Who led the group that settled in Roanoke in 1587?

The group that settled in Roanoke in 1587 was led by John White. He was an English artist and explorer who was appointed as the governor of the Roanoke Colony by Sir Walter Raleigh. However, when White returned to England for supplies, he was delayed by the war with Spain and was unable to return to Roanoke for several years. When he finally returned in 1590, the colony was mysteriously abandoned with no signs of the inhabitants.


What year did john white return to Roanoke?

august 10


How many years did it take John White delayed to go back to Roanoke Island?

however many it took


Why was john white unable to return to the Roanoke Colony?

Because there was a war with Spain


In what year did John White return to Roanoke and all the colonist vanished?

1588


Why was john white's return to Roanoke island?

All ships large enough to get to America had been commendeered by the Crown to fit the Spanish Armada at the same time White was trying to return. Those ships weren't free to go the Americas until three years later.