Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Builder, of Cork, who built the Cork Mansion House in 1767.(1) There are several references to payments to 'Edmond Flaherty, mason' in R. Caulfield (ed.) The Council Book of the Corporation of the City of Cork (1876).(2) He had died by 1785, when he is referred to as 'the late Edmond Flaherty'.(3) He was probably the father or a close connection of WILLIAM FLAHERTY WILLIAM FLAHERTY , who started to be paid for work for the Corporation after Edmond Flaherty's death.


(1) J.Windele, Historical and Descriptive Notices of the City of Cork (1849), ?.
(2) p.1001.