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Maureen Cope

Maureen Cope is chair of Ardenglen housing association. She has lived in Castlemilk for 63 years. In addition to her commitment to hosing regeneration, for which she was awarded the MBE in 1999, Maureen Cope has also served as a community councillor, and has helped organise community transport and a local newspaper.

Jean Armour Terrace

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Location:
Jean Armour Terrace
Greenock, PA16 0NG

Ann Bearhope

The ground upon which Bearhope Street was built was originally a market garden leased by Ann Bearhope.

Sources
Greenock Street Names - Their History And Romance
by Gardner Blair

Bearhope Street

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Location:
Bearhope Street
Greenock , PA15 1PF

Annie Hutton Numbers

Title: 
Dr.
Dates: 
6 March 1897 โ€“ 10 April 1988

Annie Hutton Numbers was born in Edinburgh, the daughter of Alexander Numbers, a cabinet maker, and his wife Maggie Cousin.

She was educated at James Gillespie's High School and Mary Erskine's College.

She graduated from Edinburgh University with an M.A. in Mathematics in 1918, a B.Sc in Mathematics and Chemistry 1920 and a PhD in Chemistry in 1926, which she completed whilst working as a lecturer.

She remained at Edinburgh until 1928, during which time she co-authored several papers.

She moved to Ipswich to teach science.She retired in 1965.

Sources
MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive

Annie Hutton Numbers Room

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Location:
Annie Hutton Numbers Room
Argyle House , 3 Lady Lawson Street
Edinburgh , EH3 9DR

Bust of Maggie Keswick Jencks

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Designed by: 
Graciela Ainsworth, sculptor
Date: 
2019
Material: 
Marble
Location:
Hall of Heroes
The National Wallace Monument , Abbey Craig
Stirling
Images: 
Additional information: 

A national public vote was held in 2018 to nominate a woman for inclusion in the Hall of Heroes. Only four votes separated Mary Slessor and Maggie Keswick Jencks, and so both were included.

Bust of Mary Slessor

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Designed by: 
Csilla Karsay, sculptor
Date: 
2019
Material: 
Marble
Location:
Hall of Heroes
The National Wallace Monument , Abbey Craig
Stirling , FK9 5LF
Images: 
Mary Slessor
Additional information: 

A national public vote was held in 2018 to nominate a woman for inclusion in the Hall of Heroes. Only four votes separated Mary Slessor and Maggie Keswick Jencks, and so both were included.

Kemnay School War Memorial

Inscription: 

IN LOVING MEMORY

MCMXIV โ€“ MCMXIX

TO THE MEN OF KEMNAY PARISH WHO, IN THE GREAT WAR,
GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE CAUSE OF HUMANITY

Material: 
Wood
Location:
Kemnay Primary School
Grove Road
Kemnay , AB51 5RA

Kemnay War Memorial

Inscription: 

IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF
THE SONS AND DAUGHTERS OF
KEMNAY WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES
FOR FREEDOM IN THE GREAT WAR

WWI ROLL OF HONOUR:

Date: 
1922
Material: 
Granite
Location:
The corner of Station Road and Grove Road
Station Road
Kemnay , AB51 5PZ
Images: 
Name on War Memorial
Name on War Memorial
Name on War Memorial