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Isabella Campbell

Dates: 
about 1807 - 1 November 1827

Isabella Campbell, the daughter of a retired Army officer, was a deeply religious child. Her spirituality deepened as she nursed her dying brother.

She became known for her deep faith and ability to pray in tongues. She became ill with a pulmonary condition. Whilst she was confined to bed, visitors came from far and wide to speak and listen to her.

She died aged twenty.

Sources
Women of the Scottish Church, by D.P. Thomson
Chapter 16, Isabella Campbell of Fernicarry, the Bedside Ministry of a Dying Saint pp161-168

Memorial to Isabella Campbell

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Here Isabella Campbell was wont to pray

Erected by: 
Fernicarry Village Mutual Association.
Date: 
Unknown, but it is mentioned in the 1959 Statistical Account.
Material: 
Stone
Location:
Garelochhead
B833
G84

Queen Anne High School

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Queen Anne High School

Date: 
The original school dated back to 1790. The current building was built in 2003.
Location:
Queen Anne High School
Broomhead Parks
Dunfermline, KY12 0PQ

Jenny Gunn's Loan

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Jenny Gunn's Loan

Location:
Jenny Gunn's Loan
Boquhan, Balfron
G63 0RW

Jenny Gunn

Other names: 
Janet Gunn
Dates: 
approx 1821 - 20 December 1904

Magnus Gunn, a veteran of the Napoleonic wars, lived in Boquhan once his army days were over. He married Agnes McFarlane and had a large family, including a daughter Janet (b approx 1821) known as Jenny.

Magnus Gunn died in his 90s, in the 1850s, and Janet was living in the family home in the 1861 census, acting as housekeeper to her elder brother Duncan. After Duncan's death, Janet remained in the family home until her own death in 1904.

Janet informally adopted a daughter, Elizabeth (Lizzie) Buchanan.

Sources
Death certificate
1904 482/00 0019
1901 census
Killearn; ED: 3; Page: 3; Line: 10; Roll: CSSCT1901_159
1881 census
Killearn; ED: 3; Page: 4; Line: 11; Roll: cssct1881_136

Queen Victoria Bridge

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

None

Erected by: 
Aberdeen Council
Date: 
It was opened in May 1881
Location:
Queen Victoria Bridge
It connects Market Street and Victoria Road.
Aberdeen, AB11 5QF
Additional information: 

This bridge was built as a consequence of the Torry Ferryboat Disaster of 5 April 1876, in which 32 people drowned when an overladen ferryboat capsized and sank while crossing the Dee from Aberdeen to Torry.

Queen Elizabeth II Bridge

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

None

Erected by: 
Aberdeen City Council
Date: 
It was opened in 1984.
Material: 
Concrete, with granite facings.
Location:
It links South Esplanade West and North Esplanade West
A956, Torry
Aberdeen , AB11 9AA

Queen Elizabeth

Title: 
Queen
Other names: 
Elizabeth Alexandra Mary
Dates: 
born 21 April 1926
Sources

Star in ceiling of National Portrait Gallery

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

E53 - Donated by Women's History Scotland in memory of Sue Innes

Material: 
Paint
Location:
National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh, EH2
Images: 
Star for Sue Innes
Star for Sue Innes
Star for Sue Innes

Sue Innes

Title: 
Dr
Other names: 
Her full name was Susan Katriona Innes
Dates: 
4 May 1948 - 24 Feb 2005
Sources
Inventory of the Papers of Dr Sue Innes held by the NLS.