Plaque

Records tagged with Type of Memorial: Plaque

Tablet and Plaque to Margaret, Lady Yester

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Upper Tablet
MORS PATET HORA LATET
SPES ALTERA VITAE
IT'S NEIDLES TO ERECT A MARBLE TOMBE
THE DAYLIE BREAD THAT FOR THE HUNGRY WOMB
AND BREAD OF LYF THY BOUNTIE HATH PROVYDED
FOR HUNGRIE SOULS ALL ALL TYMES TO BE DIVYDED
WORLD LASTING MONMENTIS SHALL REARE
THAT SHAL ENDURE TIL CHRIST HIMSELF APPEARE
POSD WAS THY LYF PREPAIRD THY HAPPIE END
NOTHING IN EITHER WAS WITHOUT COMMEND
LET IT BE THE CAIR OF ALL THAT LIVE THEREFTER
TO LIVE & DE LIKE MARGARET LADY YESTER
WHO DIED 15 MARCH 1647. HER AGE 75

Lower Plaque
IN MEMORY OF MARGARET LADY YESTER BY WHOSE BENEFACTION THE
CHURCH OF LADY YESTER WAS BUILT IN INFIRMARY STREET EDINBURGH IN 1644.

THE ABOVE TABLET, FORMERLY ERECTED IN LADY YESTERS CHURCH, WAS
TRANSFERRED HERE WHEN THAT CHURCH AND PARISH WERE UNITED WITH GREYFRIARS CHURCH AND PARISH IN 1938.

Material: 
Stone
Location:
interior of South wall of Greyfriars Tolbooth and Highland Kirk, Edinburgh
Greyfriars Place
Edinburgh, EH1 2QQ
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Tablet and Plaque to Margaret Lady Yester
Tablet and Plaque to Margaret Lady Yester
Tablet and Plaque to Margaret Lady Yester

Plaque to Helen S Oman

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Inscription: 

TO THE GLORY OF GOD
AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF
HELEN S.OMAN
Born 22 February 1875
Died 9 December 1964
THROUGH WHOSE GENEROUS BEQUEST
THE STONEWORK OF THIS CHURCH
WAS RENOVATED IN THE YEAR 1967
Lord, I have loved the
habitation of Thy house

Date: 
1967
Material: 
stone
Location:
on the South wall of Greyfriars Tolbooth and Highland Kirk, Edinburgh
Greyfriars Place
Edinburgh, EH1 2QQ
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Plaque to Helen S Oman

Plaque to Ellen Pearl Lindsay Gardiner and Margaret Donald Gardiner

Inscription: 

THESE OAK SCREENS
ARE THE GIFT OF THE
WOMEN OF THE CONGREGATION
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
ELLEN PEARL LINDSAY GARDINER
AND
MARGARET DONALD GARDINER
1936

Erected by: 
Women of the congregation
Date: 
1936
Material: 
Brass (?)
Location:
inside Greyfriars Tolbooth and Highland Kirk
Greyfriars Place
Edinburgh, EH1 2QQ
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Plaque to Ellen Pearl Lindsay Gardiner and Margaret Donald Gardiner
Additional information: 

The women are buried in Greyfriars Kirkyard - only detail is date of burial in 1936:
http://www.gravestonephotos.com/public/cemetery.php?cemetery=1044&limit=151

Plaque to Mary S Hill

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Inscription: 

TO THE GLORY OF GOD
AND
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
MRS MARY S. HILL.
BORN 1842 - DIED 1918.
FOR 17 YEARS THE DEVOTED SECRETARY
OF THE
WOMAN'S GUILD OF NEW GREYFRIARS.
"FULL OF GOOD WORKS AND ALMS-DEEDS
WHICH SHE DID". Acts. 9. 36.
ERECTED BY MEMBERS OF THE GUILD.

Erected by: 
Woman's Guild
Material: 
Brass (?)
Location:
inside Greyfriars Tolbooth and Highland Kirk, Edinburgh - ground floor (through under the organ)
Greyfriars Place,
Edinburgh, EH1 2QQ
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Plaque to Mrs Mary S Hill

Plaque to Williamina Fleming

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Inscription: 

WILLIAMINA FLEMING
ASTRONOMER
1857-1911

Erected by: 
Dundee Women's Trail.
Designed by: 
Su Nicoll
Date: 
2008
Material: 
Bronze with blue enamel
Location:
Small's Lane
Small's Lane
Dundee, DD1 4HB
Images: 
Plaque to Williamina Fleming
Plaque to Williamina Fleming
Additional information: 

This is no. 8 in the Dundee Women's Trail.

J K Rowling The Edinburgh Award

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The Edinburgh Award J K Rowling 2008

Erected by: 
The City of Edinburgh Council
Date: 
2008
Material: 
stone
Location:
On the ground on the North side of The Quadrangle, City Chambers, Edinburgh
City Chambers, 253 High Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1YJ
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The Edinburgh Award (shared) Plaque on ground at The Quadrangle, The City Chambers, Edinburgh,
The Edinburgh Award (shared) Plaque on ground at The Quadrangle, The City Chambers, Edinburgh,

Plaque to Mary Ann Baxter

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Inscription: 

Mary Ann Baxter
Founder University College
1801-1884

Erected by: 
Dundee Women's Trail
Designed by: 
Su Nicoll
Date: 
2008
Material: 
Bronze with blue enamel
Location:
Entrance gates to the University
Perth Road
Dundee, DD1 4HG
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Location of plaque to Mary Ann Baxter.
Location of plaque to Mary Ann Baxter.
Additional information: 

Number 7 on the Dundee Women's Trail.

Plaque to Fenella Paton

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Inscription: 

Also in beloved memory of
FENELLA.
Born 29 Jan 1901, she married on 5 Feb 1923, John David Paton, of Grandhome, where she died on 21 Oct 1949.
Her ways were ways of pleasantness and all her paths were peace.

Erected by: 
Her family, the Patons of Grandhome.
Material: 
Marble.
Location:
West end of the South wall, interior of St Machar Cathedral, Old Aberdeen.
The Chanonry, Old Aberdeen
Aberdeen, AB24 1RQ
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Plaque to Fenella Paton

Plaque to Mary Mitchell Slessor

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To the Glory of God and in sacred memory of Mary Slessor of Calabar who as a girl worshipped in this building, then Belmont United Presbyterian Church of Scotland.
Born Aberdeen 2nd Dec 1848.
Died Use, Nigeria 13th January 1915.
Erected by the Rotary Club of Aberdeen, November 1952.

Erected by: 
Rotary Club of Aberdeen.
Date: 
November 1952.
Material: 
Granite.
Location:
Academy Shopping Centre
Belmont Street,
Aberdeen., AB10 1JG
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Plaque to Mary Slessor
Plaque to Mary Slessor

Plaque on site of Lady Drum's Hospital

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DRUM'S LANE on the site of LADY DRUM'S HOSPITAL.
In 1633 Marion Douglas, Lady Drum, mortified a sum of 3,000 merks for a commodious house for poor widows and aged virgins.
Building began in 1671. By 1721 the house also accommodated daughters of Burgesses of Guild.
The area was redeveloped and Drum's Lane laid out in 1798.

Erected by: 
Aberdeen City Council.
Location:
Drum's Lane
Upperkirkgate,
Aberdeen, AB25 1HZ
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Plaque on site of Lady Drum's Hospital
Plaque on site of Lady Drum's Hospital
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