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

Total Number of Plaques: 4743


Total Number of Names on Plaques: 5506

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 627Male: 3225Neither: 1654
16%84%(buildings etc)

Category List (3852 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor165Anarchist26Architect127Armed Forces163Author404Comedian69
Composer88Conductor14Courtesan14Crime and Terrorism33Dancer20Director55
Emergency Services19Engineer117Entrepreneur104Explorer74Head of Government129Historian49
Singer92Social Reformer272Sportsman122Statesman62

Category List (1654 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems52Armed Forces45Art Group7Charitable38Churches etc107
Crime and Terrorism31Disasters31Education52Historical London340Historical non-London103
Hospitals etc45Legal7Literature18Misc110Music29
Political Group27Pub57Publishing12Religious Group46Science and Engineering27
Sport32Stately Homes30Trade Group30Transport100TV Film Theatre101
World War History177

Plaques recently added to this website

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Hobhouse, John Pall Mall Restaurant - Rugby Football Union Silver Jubilee Walkway - Queen Elizabeth II South Bank Lion Lambeth Millennium Tree Hirst, Damien - Newport Street Gallery Buddleia Davidii Freemasons Duke of Connaught - Freemasons Duke of Connaught - Freemasons

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.