Plaque

Records tagged with Type of Memorial: Plaque

Brass plaque commemorating "Mrs Andrew Carnegie."

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

The lighting in this cathedral
was given in memory of
MRS ANDREW CARNEGIE
of Skibo
by her daughter and her family
October 1949

Erected by: 
Margaret Carnegie
Date: 
October 1949
Material: 
Brass
Location:
Dornoch Cathedral
St Gilbert Street
Dornoch , IV25 3HN
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Brass plaque

War memorial in Dornoch Cathedral

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Served with the Forces

Material: 
Brass
Location:
The porch of Dornoch Cathedral
St Gilbert Street
Dornoch , IV25 3HN
Images: 
Brass war memorial plaque, Dornoch Cathedral
Brass war memorial plaque, Dornoch Cathedral

Plaque to Marjory Skea or Corrigall

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

STROMNESS PUBLIC LIBRARY /
THE GIFT OF THE LATE /
MARJORY SKEA, OR CORRIGAL /
STROMNESS /
1905

Material: 
Metal
Location:
On the east gable of Stromness Public Library
2 Hellihole Road
Stromness, KW16 3DY
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Plaque commemorating Marjory Skea

Plaque to Barbara and Mary Walker at St Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

TO THE GLORY OF GOD
IN
GRATEFUL
MEMORY

BARBARA AND MARY WALKER
OF COATES THROUGH WHOSE
MUNIFICENCE THIS CATHEDRAL
WAS ERECTED AD 1873-1879

THE SPIRES WHICH CROWN THE
WEST TOWERS ADDED
AD 1913-1917
ARCHt SIR GILBERT SCOTT R A
FOR SPIRES C M OLDRID SCOTT
BUILDER EDWIN C MORGAN

OF

Material: 
bronze
Location:
St Mary's Episcopal Church - near entrance to the church, inside vestibule on north side.
Palmerston Place
Edinburgh, EH12 5AW
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Plaque in Memory of Barbara and Mary Walker

Plaque on 'Mrs Humphrey's House'

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

MRS HUMPHREY’S HOUSE
TEMPORARY HOSPITAL
1835-1836
FOR SCURVY RIDDEN WHALE
MEN WHO HAD BEEN
TRAPPED IN THE ICE
FOR MONTHS

Location:
On the side of a building in Stromness
Back Road
Stromness
Images: 
Plaque on 'Mrs Humphrey's House'

Heritage Trail Plaque to Elsie Inglis

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

DR ELSIE INGLIS
1864- 1917
HERITAGE TRAIL

Location:
on the wall up at 1st floor window level
219 High Street, Royal Mile
Edinburgh, RH1 1PE
Images: 
Heritage Trail Plaque to Elsie Inglis
Additional information: 

"In 1904 she set up a small maternity hospital for Edinburgh's poor in the city's High Street, staffed entirely by women. This later became the Elsie Maude Inglis Memorial Hospital." (Undiscovered Scotland www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk/usbiography/i/elsieinglis....)

The street numbering is likely to have changed.

Women of Achievement Plaque to Elsie Inglis

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

Women of Achievement
ELSIE INGLIS

Location:
on the wall near the level of the 1st floor windows
219 High Street, Royal Mile
Edinburgh, EH1 1PE
Images: 
Women of Achievement Trail Plaque to Elsie Inglis
Additional information: 

Part of the Edinburgh Women's Achievement Trail

Plaque marking Lady Stair's Close and House

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

LADY STAIR CLOSE
MANSION OF LADY STAIR
- RESTORED BY
5TH EARL OF RESEBERY -
ONLY RELIC OF CLOSE WHERE
IN TAVERN OF 1717
SIR RICHARD STEELE GAVE
SUPPER TO COMPANY OF
ECCENTRIC BEGGARS

Erected by: 
City of Edinburgh Council
Material: 
metal
Location:
at the Lawnmarket entrance to Lady Stair's Close
477 Lawnmarket , Royal Mile
Edinburgh, EH1 2PA
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Plaque Lady Stair's Close / Lady Stair's House
Plaque Lady Stair's Close / Lady Stair's House

Plaque to Dame Louisa Augusta Wood

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

IN MEMORY /
OF /
DAME LOUISA AUGUSTA WOOD /
[rest of inscription to follow]

Location:
Sir Gabriel Wood Mariners' Home
67 Newark Street
Greenock, IVC, PA16 7TQ
Images: 
Plaque to Dame Louisa Augusta Wood

Plaque to Helen R Harrison

Dedicated to: 
Inscription: 

THE RESTORATION OF
GLADSTONES LAND
WAS INITIATED BY
HELEN R HARRISON
IN MEMORY OF
HER FATHER JOHN
HARRISON A LOVER
OF OLD EDINBURGH

Material: 
stone
Location:
on the wall at Gladstone's Land
Lawnmarket, Royal Mile
Edinburgh, EH1 2NT
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