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Records tagged with Type of Memorial: Park

Marion Gilchrist Memorial Garden

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Gilchrist memorial garden

Erected by: 
South Lanarkshire Leisure and Culture
Location:
Bothwell . grid reference:NS7058
Green Street
Bothwell, SLK
Images: 
Marion Gilchrist memorial Garden
Additional information: 

car park across road in Green Street

Memorial garden, and bronze portrait, dedicated to Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

Inscription: 

Below the bronze portrait inside the pavilion in the garden:
QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER 1900-2002

THIS NATIONAL MEMORIAL
WAS CREATED THROUGH THE GENEROSITY OF MANY
BOTH IN SCOTLAND AND FURTHER AFIELD
TO HONOUR A MUCH LOVED
SCOTTISH LADY

Erected by: 
The Queen Mother's Memorial Fund and the Royal Botanic Garden
Designed by: 
Lachlan Stewart of Anta Architecture
Date: 
7th July 2006
Material: 
The inside of the stone pavilion is decorated with shells collected by Scottish schoolchildren and pine cones from the 4 National Botanic Gardens of Scotland
Location:
West side of Royal Botanic Garden
Inverleith Row
Edinburgh, EH3 5LR
Images: 
Queen Mother's Memorial Garden in Winter, Royal Botanical Gardens, Edinburgh
Queen Mother's Memorial Garden in Winter, Royal Botanical Gardens, Edinburgh
Queen Mother's Memorial Garden in Winter, Royal Botanical Gardens, Edinburgh
Queen Mother's Memorial Garden in Winter, Royal Botanical Gardens, Edinburgh
Queen Mother's Memorial Garden in Winter, Royal Botanical Gardens, Edinburgh
Queen Mother's Memorial Garden in Winter, Royal Botanical Gardens, Edinburgh
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The design of the Memorial Garden is based largely upon the motif of the historic Eassie Cross near Glamis Castle where the Queen Mother lived as a girl. The garden was opened by Her Majesty The Queen, accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh and The Duke and Duchess of Rothesay

Garden planted in memory of Mary Garden

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

THIS GARDEN WAS PLANTED IN MEMORY OF MARY GARDEN THE FAMOUS OPERA SINGER WHO LIVED NEAR HERE AT BELGRAVE TERRACE

Material: 
Granite memorial stone within the garden.
Location:
Craigie Loanings
Aberdeen
Images: 
Bench adjacent to Mary Garden garden
Bench adjacent to Mary Garden garden

Miss Bristow's Wood

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Inscription: 

[Inscription on stone marking the wood is badly weathered]

Sacred to the memory of a friendship which subsisted 40 years, Elyza Fraser erects this monument in the groves planted by her lamented friend.

Erected by: 
Miss Elyza Fraser of Castle Fraser
Date: 
The stone was erected in 1805, within the existing woodland.
Location:
Grounds of Castle Fraser
Images: 
Sign pointing to Miss Bristow's Trail, which goes through Miss Bristow's Wood.
Sign pointing to Miss Bristow's Trail, which goes through Miss Bristow's Wood.
Additional information: 

The area of parkland known as Miss Bristow's Wood was designed by Mary Bristow.

Cavell Gardens, Inverness

Dedicated to: 
Location:
Cavell Gardens
Inverness, IV2 4
Images: 
Sign at Cavell Gardens
Additional information: 

The Gardens were made to commemorate the dead of the two World Wars, and are the site of a sandstone war memorial.

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