This elegantly behatted group are Mr Murphy of Prior Park, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary and sister(s) perhaps…

Looks as if this was Thomas Murphy, a brewer, and that one of the elegant ladies was his sister, Amy Isabel because blackpoolbeach found them on Prior Park Road in the 1901 census.

Sadly, Niall McAuley discovered that Amy Isabel Murphy died when the R.M.S. Leinster was torpedoed in October 1918.

See comments below for a fantastic history of Prior Park House by Tony Butler from South Tipp Today and shared with us here by Desktop 123

Date: Saturday, 17 August 1901

NLI Ref.: P_WP_1187a

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