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Traditionally Trim was the county town of Meath, but this title was passed on over time onto larger, neighbouring town Navan At an early date, a monastery was founded at Trim, which lay within the petty kingdom (tuath) of the Cenél Lóegairi.
It is traditionally thought to have been founded by St.
Patrick and left in the care of its patron saint Lommán, also locally known as Loman, who flourished sometime between the 5th and early 6th century.
Attackers burned the church several times in the twelfth century, during which it was refounded as an St. The abbey church was the sanctuary for "Our Lady of Trim", a wooden statue reported to work miracles.
One of the two cathedrals of the United Dioceses of Meath and Kildare — St Patrick's cathedral — is located north of the river.
Trim won the Irish Tidy Towns Competition in 1972, 1984, and 2014 and was the "joint" winner with Ballyconnell in 1974.In the 15th century the Norman-Irish parliament met in Trim.Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington is reputed to have been born in Dangan Castle between Trim and Summerhill, and a large column to him was erected in the town in 1817.The town's main feature is Ireland's largest Norman castle, Trim Castle; other features include two ruined church complexes, the Boyne River for fishing, and the Butterstream Gardens, visited by Charles, Prince of Wales in the mid-nineties (no longer open to the public).Trim Castle (or King John's Castle) is Ireland's largest Norman castle.Kitchen 3.5 x 3.9 Tiling to foot, fully fitted kitchen with tiled splashback and appliances.