Timeline created by SCproject2013
  • Jun 24, 1521

    First Recorded Spanish Expedtion

    Reaches Carolina Coast, probably near Winyah Bay.
  • Jan 1, 1524

    First French Ship Scouts Carolina Coast

  • Aug 1, 1526

    First Spanish Attempt at a Settlement

    Fails within a year.
  • Mar 11, 1562

    First French Attempt at a Settlement

    Paris Island, Fails within a year.
  • Jan 1, 1565

    St. Augustine founded

  • First British Settlement Attempt

    Roanoke Island, destroyed by Native Americans.
  • First Settlement in Jamestown

  • Plymouth Colony founded

  • Boston Founded

  • Cromwell Dies

    Son Richard too weak to assume power, Prince of Wales Charles the second, takes power.
  • Founding Of the South Carolina Colony

  • Construction

    City walls, etc
  • Chrles Town Grows Into Major Trading center

  • Hurricane of 1700 Strikes City

  • Joint French and Spanish Attack

    During war
  • The Division of The North and south Carolina is made

  • Hurricane of 1713 Strikes the city

  • South Carolina Becomes Royal Colony

  • King Geoge Buys Out the lord Proprietors

  • News of War Against Spain

    Plans are made to attack St. Augustine
  • City Leaders Sign A treaty With Choctaw Indians

    Establishing Trade in return for attacking French Settlements
  • Declaration of Independence is Given to the city

  • Period:
    Jun 24, 1521