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

Total Number of Plaques: 6123

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Total Number of Names on Plaques: 7353

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 876Male: 4100Neither: 2377
18%82%(buildings etc)

Category List (4976 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor192Anarchist26Architect151Armed Forces254Author447Comedian91
Composer93Conductor14Courtesan16Crime and Terrorism40Dancer22Director63
Emergency Services21Engineer153Entrepreneur163Explorer77Head of Government158Historian56
Illustrator40Inventor68Lawyer41Medical168Misc208Musician82
Nobleman42Painter231Philanthropist168Philosopher60Photographer23Poet210
Politician143Press50Religious166Royalty271Scientist188Sculptor66
Singer119Social Reformer387Sportsman138Statesman70

Category List (2377 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems71Armed Forces59Art Group8Charitable79Churches etc159
Crime and Terrorism44Disasters42Education80Historical London541Historical non-London102
Hospitals etc71Legal8Literature24Misc114Music39
Parks and Gardens76Political Group31Pub64Publishing14Religious Group77
Science and Engineering31Sport38Stately Homes31Trade Group50Transport140
TV Film Theatre120World War History264

Type List (6123) (Number in each type)
Foundation Stone164Fountain / Trough42Frieze / Relief219Ghost Bike8Grave226
Memorial157Memorial Stone94Mural / Mosaic108Photograph59Plaque4463
Statue371Tree / Bench / Garden81Victoria Cross24War Memorial107

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Lloyd, Jeremy Goossens, Leon - Burrowes, Leslie Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother - Firemen Plaque (Yvonne Green) Artists Rifles Commonwealth Institute Snow, John Monro, Charles Carmichael Smith, Francis Pettit Thomas, Edward Sloane, Hans - Rysbrack, John Michael

Top 12 Postcodes (No. of individuals in each postcode) postcode/category analysis more postcodes & other countries
W1653SW1378SE1301WC2294WC1243NW1236NW3196E1178EC1174SW3153N1143SW7128

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