John Arnott


Died aged 83

Sir John Arnott, 1st Baronet JP (26 July 1814 – 28 March 1898) was a Scottish-Irish entrepreneur and a major figure in the commercial and political spheres of late-19th century Cork. He was also founder of the Arnotts department chain.

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Sir John Arnott 1814-1890 Born in Scotland, Sir John Arnott M.P. used his wealth from rail, shipping and trade to help provide meals for the poor of Cork. He established a large department store on this site

52 Patrick Street, Cork, United Kingdom where they was