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Commemorative Plaques Record Details

Helena Mennie Shire (1912 - 1991)

Picture of the Palque

Location : 98 Leslie Terrace

Area : Central Aberdeen

Plaque Type : Yellow

About Helena Mennie Shire : Scholar of the Literature and Music of Scotland. Born in Aberdeen and educated at Aberdeen and Cambridge Universities, she taught in the English faculty at Cambridge where she researched medieval and renaissance music and literature. She was appointed Emeritus Fellow of Robinson College in 1980.