When was North America Re-discovered (after the Vikings)?
- (c.– c.) was of .
Sinclair held the title (which refers to rather than just the islands of Orkney) and was under the . He was sometimes
identified by another spelling of his surname, . He was
the grandfather of , the builder of . He is best known today
because of a modern legend that he took part in explorations of and almost
100 years before .
- What the authors of this modern myth don’t know is that a unique tower has been preserved in Newport, Rhode Island. It is in exactly the same style and method of construction as that used in Rosslyn. Secondly, on the shoreline of the nearby sea has been found a stone, declaring it as being ‘owned’ by the Knights Templar, to which order he belonged. It was preserved in mud, and washed clean by the tides.