Plaque

Records tagged with Type of Memorial: Plaque

Plaque commemorating Anne Alexander

Dedicated to: 
Date: 
2014
Location:
Newton Stewart Hospital
A75
Newton Stewart , DG8 6LZ

Plaque commemorating Saint Mary MacKillop

Dedicated to: 
Date: 
2012
Material: 
Bronze
Location:
Cille Choirill church
Roybridge , PH31 4AW

Plaque to Mary (Molly) Isolen Fergusson

Inscription: 

1914-1997 - A trailblazing engineer,
Mary (Molly) Isolen Fergusson
was the first woman to be elected Fellow of the
Institution of Civil Engineers in 1957.
After studying engineering at the University of Edinburgh and
Heriot-Watt College she forged a career with Edinburgh civil engineers
Blyth-Blyth. Through her exceptional ability and commitment
she rose to the rolw of Senior Partner.
A member of the Women's Engineering Society,
Mary Fergusson was an inspiration to the generations of young women.
Her lifetime of achievement earned her an OBE in 1979
and the honorary degree of Doctor of Science at
Heriot-Watt University in 1985.

Material: 
metal
Location:
Inside the William Arrol Building, Heriot-Watt University
Riccarton Campus
Edinburgh
Images: 
Mary (Molly) Isolen Fergusson photograph at Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton Campus
Mary (Molly) Isolen Fergusson photograph at Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton Campus
Mary (Molly) Isolen Fergusson photograph at Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton Campus

Esmée Fairbairn Building and Plaque at Heriot Watt Edinburgh Campus

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Esmée
Fairbairn
1888-1944
Played a prominent role in
developing the WRVS and the
Citizens Advice Bureau. Her
husband and sons founded the
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation,
to promote economic
and financial
education.

Erected by: 
Heriot- Watt University
Location:
Heriot-Watt University
The Fairway, Riccarton Campus
Edinburgh, MLN
Images: 
Esmée Fairbairn Plaque at Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton Campus
Esmée Fairbairn Plaque at Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton Campus

Brass plaque to Kathleen Sinclair Stewart

Inscription: 

In affectionate remembrance of
Kathleen Sinclair Stewart A.R.R.C.
Matron Q.A.I.M.N.S.R.
Died October 18th 1918

This tablet is erected by the staff
of the
Welsh Hospital, Netley

Erected by: 
The staff of the Welsh Hospital, Netley
Date: 
1918
Material: 
Brass
Location:
Struan Church
PH18 5UP

Women of Achievement Plaque to Phoebe Anna Traquair

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Women of Achievement
PHOEBE ANNA TRAQUAIR

Material: 
metal
Location:
inside the door of the Song School, St Mary's Cathedral
23 Palmerston Place
Edinburgh, MLN, EH12 5AW
Images: 
Phoebe Anna Traquair Women of Achievement Plaque
Phoebe Anna Traquair Women of Achievement Plaque

Plaque to unnamed Maidservant of Balhadie House

Inscription: 

MINNIE BURN

NEAR THIS SPOT, IN A
'CUNDIE' OR STONE CHANNEL,
FLOWS THE MINNIE BURN.
IT WAS USED AS
AN ESCAPE ROUTE FOR A
MAIDSERVANT OF BALHADIE HOUSE
WHO ON FEBRUARY 5TH 1746
ATTEMPTED TO MURDER
THE DUKE OF CUMBERLAND BY
POURING BOILING WATER ON HIS
HEAD FROM AN UPPER WINDOW
AS HE RODE BY IN PURSUIT OF
THE JACOBITE ARMY
SHE WAS NEVER
CAUGHT!

Location:
High Street
Dunblane

Plaque to Lorna Moon

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Lorna Moon (Nora Low) 1886-1930
Author and Hollywood Scriptwriter
Lived Here The Temperance Hotel
until 1907.

Erected by: 
Strichen and District Community Council
Date: 
2010
Location:
11 High Street
Strichen , AB43 6SQ

Plaque commorating the home of Eliza Fraser (incorrectly)

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Home of Eliza Fraser who in 1836 survived shipwreck on the Great Barrier Reef and capture by aborigines to become a legendary figure in Australian history.

Material: 
Metal
Location:
On a house wall
Dundas Street
Stromness, ORK
Images: 
Blue plaque to Eliza Fraser

Plaque to Elizabeth Hoyes

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

To the Glory of God and in memory of Elizabeth Hoyes, widow of Donald Taylor, Sherriff Clerk of Sutherland, who died 14th November 1912, aged 70 years. Erected by her friends as a tribute to her upright character, genuine piety, devotion to her church and her zeal for the cause of Christ.

Erected by: 
Her friends.
Date: 
1912
Material: 
Brass
Location:
Dornoch Cathedral
St Gilbert Street
Dornoch , IV25 3HN
Images: 
Photo of plaque
Additional information: 

The plaque is underneath a stained glass window commemorating her maternal uncle, William Sutherland Fraser.

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