This article relates to the timeline of events presented in the Dark Shadows television and film franchises. This template will categorize articles that include it into the Dark Shadows/Chronologies category.
- Victoria Winters accepts a job working as a governess to David Collins. She travels from New York to Collinsport and meets train passenger Burke Devlin. Burke takes an interest in Vicki and arranges for her transportation to Collinwood. (DS 1)
- Burke Devlin meets with private investigator Wilbur Strake whom he had hired to keep tabs on the Collins family. (DS 1) (DS 2)
- Victoria Winters meets Roger Collins. Roger grows upset when she mentions the name Burke Devlin. (DS 2)