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

Total Number of Plaques: 6201


Total Number of Names on Plaques: 7452

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 890Male: 4149Neither: 2413
18%82%(buildings etc)

Category List (5039 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor192Anarchist26Architect153Armed Forces257Author450Comedian92
Composer94Conductor14Courtesan16Crime and Terrorism40Dancer22Director65
Emergency Services21Engineer154Entrepreneur168Explorer77Head of Government158Historian57
Singer122Social Reformer389Sportsman138Statesman70

Category List (2413 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems72Armed Forces63Art Group8Charitable80Churches etc163
Crime and Terrorism44Disasters43Education80Historical London542Historical non-London102
Hospitals etc73Legal8Literature24Misc114Music39
Parks and Gardens76Political Group32Pub64Publishing15Religious Group77
Science and Engineering31Sport39Stately Homes31Trade Group51Transport143
TV Film Theatre124World War History275

Type List (6201) (Number in each type)
Foundation Stone170Fountain / Trough43Frieze / Relief227Ghost Bike8Grave235
Memorial157Memorial Stone94Mural / Mosaic108Photograph59Plaque4512
Statue373Tree / Bench / Garden81Victoria Cross24War Memorial110

Plaques recently added to this website

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Hird, Thora Bell, Robert Ellis, Henry Mellon, Paul Parry, Edward Mansfield, James Barnes, Fred Busby, Vernon - Cricklewood Aerodrome Queen Elizabeth II Hunt, William Henry

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.