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

Total Number of Plaques: 6123


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
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

Plaques recently added to this website

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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

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