Plaque

Records tagged with Type of Memorial: Plaque

Plaque to Sir William MacTaggart and Fanny Aavatsmark

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

SIR WILLIAM MacTAGGART
1903 - 1981 - PAINTER - lived here
and his wife FANNY AAVATSMARK
Norwegian Patriot and Journalist

Location:
4 Drummond Place
Edinburgh, MLN, EH3 6PH
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Plaque to Sir William MacTaggart and Fanny Aavatsmark at 4 Drummond Place Edinburgh
Plaque to Sir William MacTaggart and Fanny Aavatsmark at 4 Drummond Place Edinburgh

Plaque to Elizabeth Meta Wiskemann at George Square Edinburgh

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

THE UNIVERSITY
of EDINBURGH
IN HONOUR OF
ELIZABETH
WISKEMANN
1901-1971
HISTORIAN AND FIRST WOMAN TO HOLD A
CHAIR AT THE UNIVERSITY
MONTAGUE BURTON PROFESSOR OF
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
(1958-1961)

Erected by: 
University of Edinburgh
Location:
George Square
Edinburgh, MLN

Plaque to Mary of Guise of Lorraine

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

MARY OF LORRAINE, QUEEN OF JAMES V.
MOTHER OF MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS AND
REGENT OF SCOTLAND FROM 1554-1560
DIED HERE 11TH. JUNE 1560. "A LADY OF
HONOURABLE CONDITIONS, OF SINGULAR
JUDGMENT, FULL OF HUMANITY, A GREAT
LOVER OF JUSTICE, HELPFUL TO THE POOR"

Date: 
1911
Material: 
stone
Location:
Edinburgh Castle
Edinburgh, MLN
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Plaque to Mary of Lorraine at Edinburgh Castle

Plaque ot Helen Hopekirk at 148 High Street, Portobello, Edinburgh

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Helen Hopekirk
1856 - 1945
Composer
Pianist Teacher
Lived here
1856 - 1868

Erected by: 
Portobello Community Council
Date: 
21 May 2006
Location:
above the doorway at 148 High Street
Edinburgh, MLN, EH15 1AF

Women of Achievement Plaque to Mary Erskine

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Women of Achievement
Mary Erskine
...

Erected by: 
City of Edinburgh District Council
Date: 
1995
Location:
no longer in situ at Huntly House Museum (now Museum of Edinburgh
Canonagate, Royal Mile
Edinburgh, MLN
Additional information: 

I have searched for the plaque from the road side and from within the courtyard and cannot find it - I am trying to find out where it may be - I have discussed it with museum staff who did not know about it, and with the nearby Edinburgh World Heritage Trust who had not heard of the trail but are interested in it (I will keep them in the loop if I find the various missing plaques)

Plaque to Jane Anne King

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Inscription: 

In Loving Memory of
Jane Anne King
Daughter of the late
G.J. Nicol, MD of Aberdeen
And wife of Sir George King
Late of Calcutta
Born in Aberdeen 14th August 1845
Died in London 11th April 1898
This tablet is placed
In the church of which she was
For some years a member
By her sons
R.G. King RE, and P.N.B. King

Out of the day and night A Joy has taken flight

Erected by: 
Her sons, Robert and P.N.B. King
Material: 
Bronze
Location:
St Nicholas Church
Union Street
Aberdeen, AB10 1JL
Images: 
Plaque

Women of Achievement Plaque to Wendy Wood

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Women of Achievement
Wendy Wood
...

Erected by: 
City of Edinburgh District Council
Date: 
1995
Location:
former Royal High School Building
5-7 Regent Road
Edinburgh, MLN, EH7 5BL

Women of Achievement Plaque to Naomi Mitchison

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Women of Achievement
Naomi Mitchison
Writer

Erected by: 
City of Edinburgh District Council
Date: 
1995
Location:
no longer in situ at the Writers' Museum, Lady Stair's House
Lady Stair's Close, Lawnmarket
Edinburgh, MLN, EH1 2PA
Images: 
Slab at Lady Stair's Close
Additional information: 

I have searched for the plaque and cannot find it - I am trying to find out where it may be - I have discussed it with the museum staff who did not know about it, and will follow up the the museum's collection service (I will keep them in the loop if I find the various missing plaques).

Women of Achievement Plaque to Susan Edmonstone Ferrier Edinburgh

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Women of Achievement
Susan Ferrier
Writer

Erected by: 
City of Edinburgh District Council
Date: 
1995
Location:
no longer in situ at the Writers' Museum, Lady Stair's House
Lady Stair's Close, Lawnmarket
Edinburgh, MLN, EH1 2PA
Additional information: 

I have searched for the plaque and cannot find it - I am trying to find out where it may be - I have discussed it with the museum staff who did not know about it, and will follow up the the museum's collection service (I will keep them in the loop if I find the various missing plaques).

Women of Achievement Plaque to Margaret O W Oliphant

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Women of Achievement
Margaret Oliphant
Writer

Erected by: 
City of Edinburgh District Council
Date: 
1995
Location:
no longer in situ at the Writers' Museum, Lady Stair's House
Lady Stair's Close, Lawnmarket
Edinburgh, MLN, EH1 2PA
Additional information: 

I have searched for the plaque and cannot find it - I am trying to find out where it may be - I have discussed it with the museum staff who did not know about it, and will follow up the the museum's collection service (I will keep them in the loop if I find the various missing plaques).

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