2003 Bradley, James Flyboys. New York: Little, Brown and Company. Ch 8.
It is the mythical site of an octagonal house said to have been erected early in the 16th century by one John Groot, a Dutchman who had migrated to the north of Scotland by permission of James IV.
In 1582 Peter Moris, a Dutchman, erected a " forcier " on an arch of London Bridge, which he rented for Ios.
In 1598 Sebald de Wert, a Dutchman, visited them, and called them the Sebald Islands, a name which they bear on some Dutch maps.
The Dutchman Joannes Meursius (1579-1639) wrote three disquisitions on Athenian topography.