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

Total Number of Plaques: 4571


Total Number of Names on Plaques: 5286

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 608Male: 3143Neither: 1535
16%84%(buildings etc)

Category List (3751 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor162Anarchist26Architect124Armed Forces160Author399Comedian68
Composer87Conductor14Courtesan14Crime and Terrorism32Dancer20Director54
Emergency Services18Engineer113Entrepreneur101Explorer73Head of Government125Historian49
Singer91Social Reformer265Sportsman115Statesman65

Category List (1535 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems48Armed Forces44Art Group7Charitable34Churches etc98
Crime and Terrorism28Disasters23Education47Historical London323Historical non-London100
Hospitals etc43Legal7Literature18Misc102Music29
Political Group25Pub57Publishing12Religious Group45Science and Engineering23
Sport28Stately Homes29Trade Group23Transport93TV Film Theatre83
World War History166

Plaques recently added to this website

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Guilders Stone Camden Road Station Brady, Brixton Memorable Order of Tin Hats (MOTH) Happy Married Life Trough Victoria Park Burdett-Coutts, Angela - Burdett-Coutts Drinking Fountain London Bridge Alcoves London Bridge Alcoves Briggs, Thomas

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.