A collection of Blue Plaques (and other colours) mostly in London

Total Number of Plaques: 4697


Total Number of Names on Plaques: 5447

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 620Male: 3205Neither: 1622
16%84%(buildings etc)

Category List (3825 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor165Anarchist26Architect125Armed Forces161Author404Comedian69
Composer87Conductor14Courtesan14Crime and Terrorism33Dancer20Director54
Emergency Services19Engineer117Entrepreneur102Explorer73Head of Government127Historian49
Singer92Social Reformer268Sportsman121Statesman64

Category List (1622 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems49Armed Forces44Art Group7Charitable36Churches etc102
Crime and Terrorism30Disasters31Education51Historical London337Historical non-London102
Hospitals etc45Legal7Literature18Misc103Music29
Political Group26Pub57Publishing12Religious Group46Science and Engineering24
Sport31Stately Homes30Trade Group28Transport100TV Film Theatre101
World War History176

Plaques recently added to this website

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Lebor, John Great Forest of Essex River Lea Watermills Leyton Toms, Gary Fletcher, Mary Bosanquet Hitchcock Mosaics: The Birds Hitchcock Mosaics: The Skin Game Hitchcock Mosaics: Suspicion Hitchcock Mosaics: Psycho

Top 12 Postcodes (No. of individuals in each postcode) postcode/category analysis more postcodes & other countries

Map of Locations Note: some plaques contain multiple names, so number of plaques is not necessarily equal to number of names.