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

Total Number of Plaques: 4186


Total Number of Names on Plaques: 4807

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 527Male: 2924Neither: 1356
15%85%(buildings etc)

Category List (3451 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor154Anarchist26Architect114Armed Forces146Author381Comedian65
Composer86Conductor14Courtesan9Crime and Terrorism23Dancer20Director51
Emergency Services18Engineer106Entrepreneur94Explorer69Head of Government118Historian47
Singer89Social Reformer234Sportsman103Statesman62

Category List (1356 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems46Armed Forces44Art Group7Charitable27Churches etc90
Crime and Terrorism23Disasters18Education40Historical London273Historical non-London96
Hospitals etc40Legal7Literature12Misc91Music26
Political Group19Pub54Publishing11Religious Group34Science and Engineering21
Sport27Stately Homes27Trade Group23Transport83TV Film Theatre77
World War History140

Plaques recently added to this website

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Holmes, Sherlock Staunton, Howard - Zukertort, Jan Herman - Blackburne, Joseph - Tarrasch, Siegbert - Tinsley, Samuel - Morphy, Paul - Gunsberg, Isidor - Winawer, Szymon - Tchigorin, Mikhail - Lasker, Emanuel Hobhouse, Charles Goddess of Democracy Barnett, Henrietta Princess Margaret - Hampstead Garden Suburb The Barnett School - Queen Mary Scott, Jean Marnock, Robert Milligan, Spike

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.