Plaque

Records tagged with Type of Memorial: Plaque

Plaque to Victoria Alexandrina Drummond.

Inscription: 

Victoria Drummond
Marine Engineer
1894-1978

Erected by: 
Dundee Women's Trail
Designed by: 
Su Nicoll
Date: 
2008
Material: 
Bronze with blue enamel.
Location:
36-40 Bell Street
36-40 Bell Street
Dundee, DD1 1HG
Images: 
Plaque to Victoria Drummond
Plaque to Victoria Drummond
Additional information: 

This is no. 14 on the Dundee Women's Trail.

Plaque to Katharine Read.

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Katharine Read
Artist
1723-1778

Erected by: 
Dundee Women's Trail
Designed by: 
Su Nicoll
Date: 
2008
Material: 
Bronze with blue enamel
Location:
McManus Galleries
Albert Square
Dundee, DD1 1DA
Images: 
Plaque to Katharine Read
Plaque to Katharine Read
Additional information: 

This is plaque no. 15 on the Dundee Women's Trail.

Memorial to Jeanie Donnan

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

This plaque is a tribute/ to the memory of/ Jeanie Donnan,/ the Galloway poetess,/ who lived here.
Born at Gatehouse of Flee/ 19th November 1866/ she died here 14th May 1942

Erected by: 
public subscription which was sponsored by ... The Galloway Association of Glasgow and The Galloway Gazette
Designed by: 
?
Date: 
1942
Material: 
Stone?
Location:
Wall of house
76 George Street
Whithorn, DG8 8QA
Additional information: 

Picture available in Flikr (Jeanie Donnan)

Plaque to Florence Horsbrugh

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Florence Horsbrugh
MP & social campaigner
1889-1969

Erected by: 
Dundee Women's Trail
Designed by: 
Su Nicoll
Date: 
2008
Material: 
Bronze with blue enamel
Location:
Albert Square
23-27 Albert Square
Dundee , DD1 1DJ
Images: 
Photograph of plaque to Florence Horsbrugh.
Photograph of plaque to Florence Horsbrugh.
Additional information: 

Number 16 on the Dundee Women's Trail.

Plaque to Lila Clunas

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

LILA CLUNAS
SUFFRAGETTE AND TOWN COUNCILLOR
1876-1968

Erected by: 
Dundee Women's Trail
Designed by: 
Su Nicoll
Date: 
2008
Material: 
Bronze with blue enamel
Location:
Former Brown Street School (now a bar).
13 Brown Street
Dundee, DD1 5EF
Images: 
Plaque to Lila Clunas
Plaque to Lila Clunas
Additional information: 

This is plaque no. 9 on the Dundee Women's Trail.

Mortification Board commemorating Katherine Forbes, Lady Rothiemay

Inscription: 

1642 Katheren Forbes Lady Rothiemay mortified an Thousand Pounds Scots money for maintaining a Mistress of a School at Aberdeen for teaching young women to read and sew.

Erected by: 
Aberdeen Town Council c1642
Date: 
1642
Material: 
Wood
Location:
The entrance hall of Aberdeen Town House (Union Street entrance)
Broad Street
Aberdeen , AB10 1AR
Images: 
Mortification Board commemorating Katherine Forbes, Lady Rothiemay.

Mortification Board commemorating Barbara Forbes

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

1647 Barbara Forbes, widow and relict of Mr William Johnston, professor of Mathematicks in the Marischal College of Aberdeen did mortify her said husband's haill mathematical books and instruments to the Bibliotheck.

Erected by: 
Aberdeen Town Council c1647
Date: 
1647
Material: 
Wood
Location:
Entrance hall of Aberdeen Town House (Union Street entrance)
Broad Street
Aberdeen , AB10 1AR
Images: 
Mortification Board commemorating Barbara Forbes

Mortification Board commemorating Marion Douglas

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

1633 Marion Dowglas, Lady of Drum, widow and relict of the forsaid Alexander Irvine of Drum did mortifie three thousand merks Scots for maintenance of poore widowes and aged virgens of the town of Aberdeen. Item she left in legacy three hundred merks for building or buying an house for them.

Erected by: 
The Council of Aberdeen c 1633
Date: 
1633
Material: 
Wood
Location:
The front entrance hall of Aberdeen Town House (Union Street entrance)
Broad Street
Aberdeen , AB10 1AR
Images: 
Mortification Board

Plaque to Sarah Weideman

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Site of
birthplace
in 1772 of
Sarah Weideman
Mother of
Robert Browning

Location:
Seagate
Seagate
Dundee
Images: 
Plaque to Sarah Weideman
Plaque to Sarah Weideman
Additional information: 

There is a photograph and further details at
http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/Content/Help/index.aspx?r=546&2152

Plaque to Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin (Mary Shelley)

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

On this site stood
the cottage
(mentioned in Frankenstein)
visited by
Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin
1812-1814

Location:
South Baffin Street
South Baffin Street , Broughty Ferry Road
Dundee, DD4
Additional information: 
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