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

Total Number of Plaques: 3214


Total Number of Names on Plaques: 3637

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 386Male: 2340Neither: 911
14%86%(buildings etc)

Category List (2726 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor89Architect92Armed Forces102Author325Comedian63Composer76
Conductor14Courtesan9Crime and Terrorism14Dancer16Director34Emergency Services19
Engineer78Entrepreneur73Explorer37Head of Government103Historian42Illustrator33
Social Reformer198Sportsman74Statesman46

Category List (911 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems28Armed Forces34Art Group6Charitable17Churches etc68
Crime and Terrorism14Disasters11Education27Historical London225Hospitals etc31
Legal5Literature7Misc55Music24Political Group15
Pub45Publishing9Religious Group23Science and Engineering18Sport18
Stately Homes27Trade Group22Transport44TV Film Theatre57World War History81

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West India Docks West India Docks - Lord Loughborough - Pitt the Younger, William Walker, James New Cross Fire Battle of Lewisham Roberts, George A Booth, Catherine Booth, William Worlds First Cash Machine Grey, George (Earl of Harold)

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.