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

Total Number of Plaques: 6061

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Total Number of Names on Plaques: 7253

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 861Male: 4050Neither: 2342
18%82%(buildings etc)

Category List (4911 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor192Anarchist26Architect148Armed Forces248Author443Comedian91
Composer92Conductor14Courtesan16Crime and Terrorism40Dancer21Director63
Emergency Services20Engineer155Entrepreneur161Explorer77Head of Government154Historian55
Illustrator40Inventor67Lawyer41Medical165Misc202Musician81
Nobleman42Painter231Philanthropist164Philosopher60Photographer23Poet208
Politician138Press50Religious167Royalty261Scientist184Sculptor57
Singer120Social Reformer387Sportsman138Statesman69

Category List (2342 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems62Armed Forces58Art Group8Charitable71Churches etc159
Crime and Terrorism43Disasters41Education77Historical non-London1Historical London575
Historical non-London105Hospitals etc70Legal8Literature24Misc147
Music38Political Group31Pub64Publishing14Religious Group76
Science and Engineering31Sport36Stately Homes31Trade Group50Transport136
TV Film Theatre120World War History266

Type List (6061) (Number in each type)
Foundation Stone162Fountain / Trough41Frieze / Relief211Ghost Bike8Grave220
Memorial156Memorial Stone94Mural / Mosaic107Photograph59Plaque4430
Statue365Tree / Bench / Garden79Victoria Cross24War Memorial105

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Soldiers and Sailors Help Society Fish Marker Stone Stannard, Richard Murray, Lionel (Len) Hill, Rowland - Stevens, Francis Worrall Finlaison, John - Institute of Actuaries Strevens, John Collins, Jose Morrison, Arthur Cubitt, James

Top 12 Postcodes (No. of individuals in each postcode) postcode/category analysis more postcodes & other countries
W1645SW1374SE1299WC2294WC1243NW1214NW3196E1178EC1173SW3147N1143SW7122

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