Drogheda stands beautifully in a deep valley through which flows the Boyne Water, spanned by one of the finest viaducts in Europe.
At a Parliament held by him at Drogheda two acts were passed.
The Four Masters tell us it was the monks of Drogheda who had expelled him from the abbacy for his own crime.
The blow that had desolated Drogheda and Wexford did not need to be repeated.
What has been said of Dublin and Drogheda applies to the other cities and towns of Ireland.
Opposite this tavern lived Wycherly, with his wife, the Countess of Drogheda.
Cromwell began his career in Ireland by massacring for five days the garrison of Drogheda, to whom quarter had been promised.
Drogheda, in Ireland, taken by assault by the English, under Cromwell.
He meant Mellifont, near Drogheda; but there was no monastery at Mellifont for nearly five hundred years afterwards.
The outbreak at Drogheda was as sudden and disastrous as at Sligo.