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A "blue plaque" is a sign attached to a house where (maybe) someone famous once lived, or placed where a notable event took place, or attached to a building that is remarkable in another way.

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Blue PlaquesCaptain John Adams, St John the Baptist, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, England

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Captain John Adams, St John the Baptist, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, England

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The_Senior_Crabbes

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/7/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesEduard Suess - Duncan Terrace, London, UK

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This green plaque erected by the Geological Society of London tells us that the geologist, Eduard Suess, "in this house was born". The plaque is attached to a building on the north west side of Duncan Terrace in Islington, London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/4/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesRobert Owen - Burton Place, London, UK

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This Marchmont Association blue plaque advises that Robert Owen "lived here 1832 - 1840". The plaque is attached to a property at the junction of Burton Place and Burton Street and is on the south east face of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/4/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesRichard D'Oyly Carte - Guildford Street, London, UK

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This Marchmont Association blue plaque indicates that the impressario, Richard D'Oyly Carte, "lived in a house on this site 1881 - 1886". The plaque is attached to the President Hotel located on the south side of Guildford Street close to Russell Sq.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/4/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesNewland Memorial Uniting Church Hall - Victor Harbor, SA, Australia

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'Just over the road' from the 'crescent-shaped' COngregational/Uniting Church is the 'Uniting Church Hall', with a Blue Plaque for it's initial usage.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: South Australia, Australia

date approved: 11/4/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesThe Institute - Victor Harbor, SA, Australia

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This Blue Plaque is on the left-hand side of the entrance to the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: South Australia, Australia

date approved: 11/4/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesRuth First and Joe Slovo - Lyme Street, London, UK

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This English Heritage blue plaque indicates that the activistes, Ruth First and Joe Slovo, "lived here 1966 - 1978". The plaque is attached to a building on the north east side of Lyme Street in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/4/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesHaus des fürstbischöflichen Hofsattlers - Freising, BY, Germany

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Blue plaque 'Haus des fürstbischöflichen Hofsattlers', Freising, Germany.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member *Team Krombaer*

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 11/4/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesCharles de Gaulle "le Général de Gaulle" - Lille, France

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[EN] Charles de Gaulle, commonly called General de Gaulle, is a military, resistant, statesman and French writer. [FR] Charles de Gaulle communément appelé le Général de Gaulle, est un militaire, résistant, homme d'État et écrivain français.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 11/4/2018

last visited: 10/31/2018

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Blue PlaquesNewland Memorial Uniting Church - Victor Harbor, SA, Australia

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This Blue Plaque is on, and for the grand 'crescent=shaped' Church in Victor Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: South Australia, Australia

date approved: 11/4/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSophia Goulden - Douglas, Isle of Man

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This Blue Plaque can be found at 9 Strathallan Crescent in Douglas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mike_bjm

location: Isle of Man

date approved: 11/3/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesGeorge Orwell - Canonbury Square, London, UK

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This plaque erected by the London Borough of Islington indicates that the author, George Orwell, "lived here at 27b 1944 -1947". The plaque is attached to a building on the east side of Canonbury Square in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/1/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSamuel Phelps - Canonbury Square, London, UK

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This London County Council (LCC) plaque indicates that the actor, Samuel Phelps, "lived here". The bronze plaque is attached to a building on the south side of Canonbury Square in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/1/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesBasil Spence - Canonbury Place, London, UK

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This English Heritage blue plaque indicates that the architect, Sir Basil Spence, "lived and worked here". The plaque is attached to a building on the south side of Canonbury Place in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/1/2018

last visited: never

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Blue Plaques736 Jøder

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mindeplade opsat for de 736 jøder der deporteredes til kz-lejre. Memorial plaque erected for the 736 jews who were deported to koncentration camps.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kallehaugerne

location: Oslo, Norway

date approved: 10/24/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesCope House - Santa Cruz, California

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This victorian style house was built around 1876 for Jessie & Ellen Cope, who were Santa Cruz merchants.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 10/20/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSir Robert W. Philip - Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

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Physician, statesman of preventative medicine, first Professor of Tuberculosis in the University of Edinburgh

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Southern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/17/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesCity Hall - Sheffield, UK

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This plaque is on the side of the City Hall in Sheffield and gives information about its history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/17/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesWilliam Godell, Nursemaid's Park, Southwold, Suffolk.

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A large limestone boulder commemorates the gift of land to the town by a local entrepreneur.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member greysman

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 10/7/2018

last visited: 10/18/2018

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Blue PlaquesHarecastle Tunnels - Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK.

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A red plaque to mark a transport heritage site, located at the south portal of the Harecastle Tunnel on the Trent and Mersey Canal near Tunstall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/3/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesWalter R Sickert - Highbury Place, London, UK

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This London Borough of Islington green plaque indicates that the artist, Walter R Sickert, "opened a school of art and had a studio here 1927 - 1934". The plaque is attached to a building on the south east side of Highbury Place in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/30/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesLouis NacNeice - Canonbury Park South, London, UK

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This English Heritage blue plaque indicates that the poet, Louis MacNeice, "lived here 1947 - 1952". The plaque is attached to a building on the south east side of Canonbury Park South in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/28/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSt Joan of Arc Church - Victor Harbor, SA, Australia

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This Blue Plaque is on the Romanesque styled Catholic Church of Victor Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: South Australia, Australia

date approved: 9/28/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSavings Bank of South Australia - Victor Harbor, SA, Australia

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This Blue Plaque is on the former Savings Bank of South Australia two-storey building in Victor Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: South Australia, Australia

date approved: 9/28/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesEnglish, Scottish and Australian Bank - Victor Harbor, SA, Australia

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This Blue Plaque is on a 'Classic styled' building in the port city of Victor Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: South Australia, Australia

date approved: 9/28/2018

last visited: never

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