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

Total Number of Plaques: 6201

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Total Number of Names on Plaques: 7452

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 890Male: 4149Neither: 2413
18%82%(buildings etc)

Category List (5039 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor192Anarchist26Architect153Armed Forces257Author450Comedian92
Composer94Conductor14Courtesan16Crime and Terrorism40Dancer22Director65
Emergency Services21Engineer154Entrepreneur168Explorer77Head of Government158Historian57
Illustrator42Inventor68Lawyer43Medical169Misc212Musician82
Nobleman42Painter243Philanthropist170Philosopher60Photographer23Poet210
Politician147Press51Religious167Royalty278Scientist191Sculptor66
Singer122Social Reformer389Sportsman138Statesman70

Category List (2413 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems72Armed Forces63Art Group8Charitable80Churches etc163
Crime and Terrorism44Disasters43Education80Historical London542Historical non-London102
Hospitals etc73Legal8Literature24Misc114Music39
Parks and Gardens76Political Group32Pub64Publishing15Religious Group77
Science and Engineering31Sport39Stately Homes31Trade Group51Transport143
TV Film Theatre124World War History275

Type List (6201) (Number in each type)
Foundation Stone170Fountain / Trough43Frieze / Relief227Ghost Bike8Grave235
Memorial157Memorial Stone94Mural / Mosaic108Photograph59Plaque4512
Statue373Tree / Bench / Garden81Victoria Cross24War Memorial110

Plaques recently added to this website

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Hird, Thora Bell, Robert Ellis, Henry Mellon, Paul Parry, Edward Mansfield, James Barnes, Fred Busby, Vernon - Cricklewood Aerodrome Queen Elizabeth II Hunt, William Henry

Top 12 Postcodes (No. of individuals in each postcode) postcode/category analysis more postcodes & other countries
W1665SW1378SE1304WC2300WC1251NW1240NW3197EC1182E1178SW3154N1148SW7128

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