1619, Virginia: on what feels like the edge of the world sits the first British colony of Jamestown. For 12 years, it has been populated only by men, but the settlement is shaken up when the first women, including Alice, Verity and Jocelyn, land in this breathtaking wilderness. The new arrivals make an immediate impact and are thrust into a new world of love, desire, power and survival. While love triangles, bitter rivalries and fierce competition cause conflict for the residents, ultimately they are bound together by their resolute will to survive and thrive in their new lives.
Did You Know?
In the series, Matt Stokoe plays James Read the blacksmith. In the list of original Jamestown settlers, there was a James Read, blacksmith, Soldier, died March 13th, 1662. It is the only name from the settlers list used in the show. See more