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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 PlaquesShoreditch Electricity Generating Station - Coronet Street, London, UK

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This brown plaque was erected by the London Borough of Hackney to mark the location of a power generation station that used refuse as fuel. The plaque is attached to a building on the north side of Coronet Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/5/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesLewis & John Burtt - Hoxton Market, London, UK

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This brown plaque, erected by the London Borough of Hackney to Lewis and John Burtt, is attached to a building on the east side of Hoxton Market a square in east London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/5/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesElectricity Generating Sub Station - Rivington Street, London, UK

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This grey plaque, erected by the London Borough of Hackney to mark an electricity sub station, is located on the south side of Rivington Street close to the junction with Garden Walk.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/4/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesHolywell Priory - Curtain Road, London, UK

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This brown plaque, erected by the London Borough of Hackney to mark the Holywell Priory, is located on the east side of Curtain Road a short distance north of the junction with Great Eastern Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/4/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesWilliam Shakespeare - Curtain Road, London, UK

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This brown plaque, erected by the London Borough of Hackney to William Shakespeare and The Theatre, is attached to a building on the east side of Curtain Road just north of the junction with New Inn Yard and Great Eastern Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/4/2014

last visited: never

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Blue Plaques91-101 Worship Street - Worship Street, London, UK

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This brown plaque, placed by the London Borough of Hackney, is for a row of workshops and dwellings on the north side of Worship Street. The plaque is placed at the extreme left (west) of the buildings.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/3/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesBritons Arms - Elm Hill, Norwich, Norfolk

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Blue plaque on the Britons Arms, Elm Hill, Norwich. The only surviving house on Elm Hill of the fire of 1507.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/1/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesPaston House - Elm Hill, Norwich, Norfolk

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Blue plaque, not far from Pettus House on Elm Hill, Norwich

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/1/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesWrights Court - Elm Hill, Norwich, Norfolk

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Blue plaque, Wrights Court, on Elm Hill, Norwich

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/1/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesPettus House - Elm Hill, Norwich, Norfolk

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Another Blue plaque on Elm Hill Norwich

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/1/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesPlains of Norwich - St George's Street, Norwich, Norfolk

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Blue plaque beside Expresso, St George's Street, Norwich

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/30/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesNew Cross Fire - New Cross Road, London, UK

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This blue plaque, erected by the Nubian Jak Community Trust for the fire that took place here in 1981, is attached to a building on the north east side of New Cross Road in south east London. The plaque was erected on the 30th anniversary of the fire

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/29/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesWinston Churchill - Morpeth Terrace, London, UK

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This brown plaque, to the politician Winston Churchill, is attached to a building on the south west side of Morpeth Terrace. It is one of the many properties in which he lived during his life.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/28/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesThe Goon Show - Strutton Ground, London, UK

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This white plaque, erected by the Goon Show Preservation Society to mark the 60th anniversary of the first Goon show, is attached to a pub on the west side of Strutton Ground close to the junction with Victoria Street in Westminster.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/27/2014

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

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Blue PlaquesFootball Association Formation - Great Queen Street, London, UK

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This black plaque, attached to a building on the south east side of Great Queen Street, advises of the formation of the Football Association on 26 October 1863 and was placed on its 150th anniversary. The first set of 13 rules were created here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/26/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesHobby-Horse Bicycle - Long Acre, London, UK

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This City of Westminster green plaque, to Dennis Johnson and his hobby-horse bicycle, is located on the south east side of Long Acre at the junction with Drury Lane. The first hobby-horse bicycle was made and sold in 1819.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/26/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesGeological Society of London - Great Queen Street, London, UK

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This plaque, placed to mark the bicentenary of the Geological Society of London and its inaugural meeting, is attached to a building on the south east side of Great Queen Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/26/2014

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 PlaquesPrince Talleyrand - Brook Street, London, UK

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This GLC blue plaque, to Prince Talleyrand who lived here, is on the north west side of Brook Street at the junction with the west side of Hanover Square.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/24/2014

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 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 PlaquesJoseph T Clover - Cavendish Place, London, UK

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This green, Westminster City Council plaque to Joseph Clover, is attached to a building on the south east side of Cavendish Place and denotes that he lived here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/23/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesGeorge Edmund Street - Cavendish Place, London, UK

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This GLC blue plaque, to George Edmund Street, architect of the Royal Courts of Justice, is attached to a building on the north west side of Cavendish Place at the junction with Chandos 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 PlaquesEdward Lear - Stratford Place, London, UK

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This City of Westminster green plaque, to Edward Lear the poet and painter, is attached to a building in the south west corner of Stratford Place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/23/2014

last visited: never

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