The market is held on Tuesday and is well supplied: Here is a chief station of the constabulary police.
During the invasion of Edward Bruce, who laid waste much of the surrounding country, many of the inhabitants assembled for protection in this friary, which was attacked by a party of Scots and Irish under his command, and reduced to ashes.
This place, anciently called Atherdee or Athirdee, derives its name from its situation on the river Dee. The ancient castle, situated in the middle of the town, and now used as a court-house and gaol, is of quadrangular form, with a high roof and a rudely pointed gateway; the east and west fronts are defended by projecting towers, which rise above the rest of the building.
The old castle is now used as a court-house; and attached to it is a well-regulated county bridewell of modern erection. At a subsequent period the Marquess of Ormonde issued orders to the garrison to destroy the town, which, from their neglect or disobedience of his commands, afterwards fell into the hands of Cromwell.
Augustine, dedicated to St. John, and endowed it with a caracute of land, to which he afterwards added two more, and other gifts. Ruxton, and Red House, that of W.
Having been appointed to the archbishoprick of Armagh, he received a grant for life of the monastery and its appurtenances, in ; and in its pos-sessions in and near the town were granted, by Jas.
The county quarter sessions for the division of Ardee are held here in January and June; and petty sessions are held every Wednesday, at which the portreeve and county magistrates preside.
A Carmelite friary was also founded at an early period, to which Ralph de Pippart, in the reign of Edw. The present governing charter was granted in the 11th of Queen Anne, ; under it the corporation is styled "the Portreeve, Burgesses, and Commons of the Corporation of AtherARD dee;" and consists of the portreeve, 23 other burgesses, and an unlimited number of freemen, assisted by a town-clerk, constable, two serjeants-at-niace, and other inferior officers: John de Bermingham, after repelling these invaders, was created Earl of Louth, and had a grant of the manor, but was soon afterwards killed in an insurrection of his own people.
With the exception of about acres of bog, it is principally under tillage; the soil is very fertile, and the system of agriculture much improved. The town is situated in a very fertile corn district, and consists of one principal street, with lanes branching from it; many of the houses are of respectable appearance.
Of the Augustine monastery, with the exception of the church, only the eastern wall of the belfry at the west end, and an adjoining cell on the north are remaining; and of the Carmelite friary there are no vestiges.
The portreeve is elected annually out of the burgesses on the 23rd of April, by the portreeve, burgesses, and freemen, and is sworn in on Sept.
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