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

Total Number of Plaques: 7027

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Total Number of Names on Plaques: 8643

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 1061Male: 4763Neither: 2819
18%82%(buildings etc)

Category List (5824 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor205Anarchist28Architect184Armed Forces316Author477Civic Officer43
Comedian106Composer99Conductor17Courtesan16Crime and Terrorism45Dancer25
Director66Emergency Services29Engineer163Entrepreneur200Explorer86Head of Government173
Historian58Illustrator43Inventor76Lawyer55Medical218Misc263
Musician103Nobleman61Painter262Philanthropist202Philosopher61Photographer25
Poet224Politcian1Politician177Press52Religious209Royalty364
Scientist206Sculptor90Singer135Social Reformer423Sportsman169Statesman69

Category List (2819 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems100Armed Forces80Art Group8Charitable96Churches etc200
Crime and Terrorism50Disasters50Education96Historical London604Historical non-London103
Hospitals etc98Legal8Literature30Misc151Music45
Parks and Gardens79Political Group33Pub68Publishing15Religious Group78
Science and Engineering34Sport48Stately Homes32Trade Group56Transport164
TV Film Theatre134World War History359

Type List (7027) (Number in each type)
Clock Tower19Foundation Stone237Fountain / Trough53Frieze / Relief274Ghost Bike8
Grave272Memorial165Memorial Stone137Mural / Mosaic152Parish Marker14
Photograph75Plaque4860Statue447Tree / Bench / Garden109Victoria Cross35
War Memorial170

Plaques recently added to this website

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Paul, Aruna - Paul, Lord Swraj May, Brian - Queen (Band) Montefiore, Joseph Sebag - Lauderdale Road Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue Lauderdale Road Synagogue War Memorial Halford, George Edward Bushey Jewish Cemetery - Jakobovits, Immanuel - Wolfson, Isaac Stepney Jewish Lads Club War Memorial Hackney Synagogue War Memorial Isaacs, Gregory Harow Weald Stone

Top 12 Postcodes (No. of individuals in each postcode) postcode/category analysis more postcodes & other countries
W1772SW1506WC2357SE1348NW1286WC1269E1234NW3230EC1207N1161SW3157EC3146

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