In 1588 the leading persons of Pembrokeshire, with Bishop Anthony Rudd of St David's at their head, petitioned Queen Elizabeth to fortify the Haven against the projected Spanish invasion, upon which the block-houses of Dale and Nangle at either side of the mouth of the harbour were accordingly erected.
Rudd, An Historical Sketch of Salisbury, Connecticut (New York, 1899); and Ellen S.
4, F and G) from the rudd and minnow, the anterior flagellum is well-developed, and the free parts of both are of about equal length.
For descriptions of other Cyprinids than the carp, see Goldfish, Barbel, Gudgeon, Rudd, Roach, Chub, Dace, Minnow, Tench, Bream, Bleak, Bitterling, Mahseer.
RUDD, or RED-EYE (Leuciscus erythrophthalmus), a fish of the Cyprinid family, spread over Europe, N.
The rudd and the roach are very similar and frequently confused by anglers; the former differs principally in the more posterior dorsal fin, which is situated exactly opposite the space between the ventral and anal fins.