Lewes, Delaware - History, Mystery and Fish
Lewes, Delaware (pronounced Loo-iss) has the distinct honor of being the "First Town in the First State". Lewes, DE has a rich history dating back to pre-colonial America thousands of years. Situated on the mouth of the Delaware Bay, just inside Cape Henlopen, DE, Lewes' location has offered a place to humans to call home for thousands of years. It has been home to Native Americans, Swedish colonists, Dutch colonists and the British Empire. Throughout its history, Lewes, DE has been settled, colonized, burned, attacked, raided, bombarded . . .