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

Total Number of Plaques: 4977

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Total Number of Names on Plaques: 5810

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 649Male: 3332Neither: 1829
16%84%(buildings etc)

Category List (3981 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor169Anarchist26Architect128Armed Forces175Author414Comedian69
Composer88Conductor14Courtesan14Crime and Terrorism34Dancer20Director55
Emergency Services19Engineer119Entrepreneur105Explorer74Head of Government132Historian50
Illustrator36Inventor63Lawyer30Medical130Misc143Musician67
Nobleman35Painter200Philanthropist134Philosopher48Photographer21Poet178
Politician101Press39Religious118Royalty180Scientist158Sculptor36
Singer93Social Reformer280Sportsman122Statesman64

Category List (1829 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems53Armed Forces52Art Group7Charitable44Churches etc110
Crime and Terrorism32Disasters36Education60Historical London440Historical non-London104
Hospitals etc50Legal7Literature21Misc117Music29
Political Group27Pub57Publishing12Religious Group46Science and Engineering27
Sport32Stately Homes30Trade Group30Transport106TV Film Theatre101
World War History199

Type List (4977) (Number in each type)
Foundation Stone88Fountain17Frieze / Relief155Ghost Bike6Grave53
Memorial126Memorial Stone84Mural78Plaque4029Statue244
Tree24War Memorial73

Plaques recently added to this website

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Bedford Estate Dr Williams's Library Conscientious Objectors Commemorative Stone Woolf, Leonard - The Village in the Jungle Aldrich-Blake, Louisa Brandreth Stuart, Charles Edward - 
Jacobite Army (1745) Great Ormond Street Hospital - Callaghan, James - Callaghan, Audrey Great Ormond Street Hospital - Callaghan, James - Callaghan, Audrey Great Ormond Street Hospital - Tinker Bell - Sophie (Countess of Wessex) Great Ormond Street Hospital - Peter Pan - Barrie, J M

Top 12 Postcodes (No. of individuals in each postcode) postcode/category analysis more postcodes & other countries
W1382SW1283WC2275WC1225NW3184EC1153SE1138SW7121NW1118W8104W2104E198

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