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

Total Number of Plaques: 6306

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Total Number of Names on Plaques: 7580

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 919Male: 4209Neither: 2452
18%82%(buildings etc)

Category List (5128 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor200Anarchist26Architect156Armed Forces261Author453Comedian94
Composer94Conductor14Courtesan16Crime and Terrorism43Dancer23Director65
Emergency Services21Engineer155Entrepreneur173Explorer77Head of Government159Historian57
Illustrator42Inventor72Lawyer45Medical189Misc215Musician83
Nobleman42Painter244Philanthropist176Philosopher60Photographer23Poet213
Politician150Press51Religious172Royalty283Scientist191Sculptor67
Singer124Social Reformer391Sportsman138Statesman70

Category List (2452 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems72Armed Forces66Art Group8Charitable81Churches etc171
Crime and Terrorism44Disasters45Education81Historical London548Historical non-London102
Hospitals etc78Legal8Literature24Misc114Music39
Parks and Gardens76Political Group32Pub64Publishing15Religious Group77
Science and Engineering31Sport39Stately Homes31Trade Group51Transport144
TV Film Theatre125World War History286

Type List (6306) (Number in each type)
Foundation Stone174Fountain / Trough43Frieze / Relief231Ghost Bike8Grave241
Memorial163Memorial Stone94Mural / Mosaic108Photograph59Plaque4586
Statue375Tree / Bench / Garden82Victoria Cross26War Memorial116

Plaques recently added to this website

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Queen Elizabeth II - Royal Free Hospital Garwood, Dorothea Elsa Boyle, Helen McCall, Annie Vaughan-Sawyer, Ethel May Barrett, Florence Elizabeth Lloyd-Williams, Katharine Georgina Moore, Jocelyn Boyd, Florence Nightingale Bolton, Elizabeth

Top 12 Postcodes (No. of individuals in each postcode) postcode/category analysis more postcodes & other countries
W1667SW1378WC2316SE1304WC1252NW1252NW3224E1189EC1182SW3154N1149SW7128

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