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

Total Number of Plaques: 7412


Total Number of Names on Plaques: 9188

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 1129Male: 5037Neither: 3022
18%82%(buildings etc)

Category List (6166 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor208Anarchist28Architect191Armed Forces340Author489Civic Officer74
Comedian106Composer100Conductor17Courtesan17Crime and Terrorism47Dancer25
Director66Emergency Services30Engineer170Entrepreneur210Explorer86Head of Government176
Sculptor95Singer139Social Reformer434Sportsman176Statesman72

Category List (3022 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems107Armed Forces89Art Group8Charitable104Churches etc229
Crime and Terrorism52Disasters52Education115Historical London627Historical non-London118
Hospitals etc103Legal8Literature30Misc168Music48
Parks and Gardens84Political Group34Pub73Publishing16Religious Group81
Science and Engineering34Sport50Stately Homes32Trade Group67Transport170
TV Film Theatre138World War History385

Type List (7412) (Number in each type)
Charity Scholars9Clock Tower20Foundation Stone269Fountain / Trough58Frieze / Relief302
Ghost Bike9Grave276Memorial171Memorial Stone158Mural / Mosaic160
Parish Marker18Photograph75Plaque5069Statue469Tree / Bench / Garden126
Victoria Cross35War Memorial188

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Whiting, Thomas Waley-Cohen, Bernard - Worshipful Company of Clothworkers Collins, David Joseph - Worshipful Company of Lightmongerrs Joseph, Samuel - Worshipful Company of Cutlers Lord Levene of Portsoken - Worshipful Company of Carmen Symington, William - Samuel, Marcus St Botolph's without Aldgate Aldermen of Portsoken Ward Darcy, Thomas Parish Priests of Aldgate

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.