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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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Image for Lord Kelvin - Eaton Place, London, UKview gallery

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Blue PlaquesLord Kelvin - Eaton Place, London, UK

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This blue plaque is on a property in Eaton Place in an affluent area of London. Kelvin was, from my mariner's point-of-view, most famous for his "balls".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/1/2012

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesJohn Christopher Smith - Carlisle Street, London, UK

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This blue plaque, to John Christopher Smith, is attached to a building on the south east side of Carlisle street that, today, houses the offices of the satirical magazine "Private Eye".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/12/2015

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesErnest Bevin - South Molton Street, London, UK

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This English Heritage blue plaque, to Ernest Bevin that tells us that he lived here in the 1930s, is attached to a building on the north east side of South Molton Street just south of Oxford Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/23/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesWilliam Hazlitt - Frith Street, London, UK

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This London County Council (LCC) blue plaque, to the essayist William Hazlitt, is attached to a building on the north east side of Frith Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/13/2015

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesHMV - Oxford Street, London, UK

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This blue plaque is attached to the HMV store on the south east side of Oxford Street. It marks the location of the original HMV store from 1921 to 2000 when HMV moved away. HMV returned in October 2013.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/24/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesPeter Cook - Greek Street, London, UK

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This City of Westminster green plaque, to the comedian Peter Cook, is attached to a building on the north east side of Greek Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/10/2015

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesLord Byron - Holles Street, London, UK

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This City of Westminster green plaque, to Lord Byron's birth place, is attached to the John Lewis store on the south west side of Holles Street just north of the junction with Oxford Street. It is assumed he was born at a previous building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/24/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesWilliam Ewart - Eaton Place, London, UK

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This blue plaque, to William Ewart, is on the wall of a house on the south east side of Eaton Place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/31/2012

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesJosiah Wedgwood - Greek Street, London, UK

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This light blue plaque, to Josiah Wedgwood, is attached to a building on the north east side of Green Street opposite the entrance to Bateman Street. The plaque denotes the location where Wedgwood had his London showrooms.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/11/2015

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesRudyard Kipling, Villiers St, London, UK

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Rudyard Kipling was an English poet and writer of short stories. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature in 1907

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Sieni

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 5/23/2008

last visited: 7/10/2011

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Blue PlaquesThe Mousetrap - West Street, London, UK

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This blue plaque is attached to the front of St Martin's Theatre on the north east side of West Street - opposite The Ivy. The plaque is for the 50th anniversary of the world's longest running play - "The Mousetrap".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/21/2014

last visited: never

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Blue Plaques84 Charing Cross Road - London, UK

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This plaque is attached to abuilding on the north east side of Charing Cross Road at... 84.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/10/2015

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesGas Light & Coke Company - Great Peter Street, London, UK

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This City of Westminster green plaque, to the Gas Light & Coke Company that provided the first supply of gas, is located on the south side of Great Peter Street at the north west corner of the Home Office.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/27/2014

last visited: never

Image for John and Charles Wesley - West Street, London, UKview gallery

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Blue PlaquesJohn and Charles Wesley - West Street, London, UK

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This blue plaque is to John and Charles Wesley who used to preach at the West Street Chapel. The plaque is attached to the former chapel that stands on the north east side of West Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/11/2015

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesGeorge Seferis - Upper Brook Street, London, UK

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This blue plaque, to George Seferis, is in Upper Brook Street just around the corner from Grosvenor Square.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/20/2011

last visited: never

Image for The Montague Pyke - Charing Cross Road, London, UKview gallery

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Blue PlaquesThe Montague Pyke - Charing Cross Road, London, UK

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"The Montagu Pyke" is a pub that stands on the south west side of Charing Cross Road close to the junction with Old Compton Street. The plaque is attached to the pub.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/10/2015

last visited: never

Image for Sir John Lubbock - Eaton Place, London, UKview gallery

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Blue PlaquesSir John Lubbock - Eaton Place, London, UK

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This blue plaque to Sir John Lubbock is fixed to a property in the affluent Eaton Place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/1/2012

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSir Alec Guinness - Monmouth Street, London, UK

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This plaque, in the shape of a cinema film strip, is in recognition of Alec Guinness. It is on the west side of Monmouth Street on a wall of the Equity offices.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/8/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesIan Fleming - Ebury Street

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Ian Fleming, the creator of James Bond, lived here for a while.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/6/2011

last visited: 10/30/2014

Image for Lillie Langtry - Wilton Place, London, UKview gallery

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Blue PlaquesLillie Langtry - Wilton Place, London, UK

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This pale blue (blue) plaque is attached to a building on the south west side of Wilton Place in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesCharles Dickens - Writer - London

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a blue plaque stating that Charles Dickens worked here as a boy 1824 - 1825

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 7/6/2009

last visited: 2/1/2013

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Blue PlaquesThomas Rowlandson - John Adam Street, London, UK

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This blue plaque is located on a red brick building on the north west side of John Adam Street in central London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/25/2012

last visited: never

Image for George Bentham - Wilton Place, London, UKview gallery

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Blue PlaquesGeorge Bentham - Wilton Place, London, UK

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This GLC blue plaque to George Bentham is attached to a building on the west side of Wilton Place in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/12/2014

last visited: never

Image for T. E. Lawrence Lived Here - London, England, UKview gallery

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Blue PlaquesT. E. Lawrence Lived Here - London, England, UK

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T. E. Lawrence is better known today as "Lawrence of Arabia."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/21/2008

last visited: 10/1/2011

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Blue PlaquesMartin van Buren - Stratford Place, London, UK

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This blue plaque, to Martin van Buren, is located to the north of Stratford Place on a property on the eastern side.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/11/2011

last visited: 5/3/2014

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