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

Total Number of Plaques: 6061


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
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

Plaques recently added to this website

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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

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