Name: Fell and Rock Climbing Club - Great Gable And Fells (New Plaque)
Address: Summit Cairn of Great Gable Mountain , Copeland, Cumbria, CA12 5SJ,
OS grid: NY 21190 10281
Summary: Area of land above 1500 feet in the Scafell and Great Gable area. Dedicatory metal plaque placed at the summit of Great Gable. Relief of the area is depicted at the top of the plaque.
First World War
Full Inscription: "Fell and Rock Climbing Club. In glorious and happy memory of those whose names are inscribed below - members of the club - who died for their country in the European War 1914 - 1918. These fells were acquired by their fellow-members and by them vested in the National Trust for the use and enjoyment of the people of our land for all time:- (names)"
Notes: Unveiled: 10th November 2013. Attended by: John M Barrett, Club President.
The old plaque was removed on 10th July 2013 by the Royal Engineeers. A replacement plaque was installed September 2013, also by the Royal Engineers. The old memorial was moved to the Armitt Museum, Ambleside- see WMA 69251 for full details.