The colonist dressed up as Indians. There were 200 Indians that put coal dust on there face and hands at a blacksmiths shop.They had tomahawks hatchets and clubs. Then on there way they went to Griffins wharf.
There were 200 people at Fort Hill when they started walking down the streets. They were walking 2 by 2 to Griffins Wharf.The ships had a lot of other goods that they intended not to harm.The 3 ships they were gonna attack was at night time.
They went under the moon light when they attacked.The Indians/ Colonist dressed up as Indians dumped 342 chests of tea in the water.They did all of this because they hated that the British was taxing them .They did want to alert the British that they were doing it so they went on quietly .