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

Total Number of Plaques: 6330

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Total Number of Names on Plaques: 7618

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 922Male: 4225Neither: 2471
18%82%(buildings etc)

Category List (5147 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor200Anarchist26Architect161Armed Forces263Author453Comedian94
Composer94Conductor14Courtesan16Crime and Terrorism43Dancer23Director65
Emergency Services21Engineer155Entrepreneur174Explorer77Head of Government159Historian57
Illustrator42Inventor72Lawyer46Medical189Misc216Musician84
Nobleman42Painter244Philanthropist177Philosopher60Photographer23Poet213
Politician151Press51Religious174Royalty284Scientist192Sculptor69
Singer124Social Reformer391Sportsman138Statesman70

Category List (2471 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems72Armed Forces66Art Group8Charitable82Churches etc173
Crime and Terrorism44Disasters46Education81Historical London554Historical non-London102
Hospitals etc80Legal8Literature24Misc115Music39
Parks and Gardens77Political Group32Pub64Publishing15Religious Group77
Science and Engineering33Sport39Stately Homes32Trade Group51Transport144
TV Film Theatre126World War History287

Type List (6330) (Number in each type)
Foundation Stone175Fountain / Trough44Frieze / Relief232Ghost Bike8Grave243
Memorial163Memorial Stone96Mural / Mosaic108Photograph59Plaque4595
Statue377Tree / Bench / Garden87Victoria Cross26War Memorial117

Plaques recently added to this website

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Beirut Explosion The Hampstead Pergola - Walford, Christopher Schrecker, Jeremy - LIfespring & Bedrock Barrow, Colin - Marble Arch Fountains Fletcher, Banister (Senior) Fletcher, Banister (Junior) - Fletcher, Herbert Phillips Flynn, Jay - Jay's Virtual Pub Quiz Victoria Embankment - Stone, Nicholas Royal Brompton Hospital - Queen Elizabeth II Parish Marker (Hampstead)

Top 12 Postcodes (No. of individuals in each postcode) postcode/category analysis more postcodes & other countries
W1667SW1379WC2321SE1304WC1255NW1255NW3227E1189EC1182SW3156N1149SW7128

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