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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 PlaquesDonald McGill - Bennett Park, Blackheath, London, UK

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This Greater London Council (GLC) blue plaque indicates that the postcard cartoonist, Donald McGill, "lived here". The plaque is attached to a building on the north side of Bennett Park in Blackheath.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/18/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSir Arthur Eddington - Bennett Park, Blackheath, London, UK

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This Greater London Council (GLC) blue plaque indicates that the astrophysicist, Sir Arthur Eddington, "lived here". The plaque is attached to a building on the south side of Bennett Park in Blackheath.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/18/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesCanadian National Railway Station - Huntsville, Ontario

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The Canadian National Railway station in Huntsville, Ontario was built in 1924. It is a single storey station with a layered roof profile located beside Lake Vernon on the north edge of Huntsville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 3/17/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesCaptain George William Manby - Sluice Road - Denver, Norfolk

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Blue plaqe to Captain George William Manby FRS, an English author and inventor. He designed an apparatus for saving life from shipwrecks and also the first modern form of fire extinguisher.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/17/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesPierre Émond - Québec, QC

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Cette plaque bleu est fixée au mur de l'édifice situé au 20-22 rue Hébert, à Québec. This blue plaque is mounted on the wall of the building located at 20-22. Hébert Street, in Québec City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 3/14/2018

last visited: 5/1/2013

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Blue PlaquesGravenhurst Post Office - Gravenhurst, Ontario

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Gravenhurst's Post Office was built as a one storey building in 1926. A second storey and clock tower were added in 1931. It was designated a heritage property in 2015.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 3/13/2018

last visited: 3/19/2018

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Blue PlaquesKnox Presbyterian Church - Gravenhurst, Ontario

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The blue plaque on Knox Presbyterian was place in 2014 when it was designated a heritage site by the Town of Gravenhurst.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 3/13/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesOpera House - Gravenhurst, Ontario

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The Opera House was built in 1901 at a cost of $5,000 - a price that was unreasonable to many back in the day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 3/13/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesGravenhurst Public Library - Gravenhurst, Ontario

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Built in 1922, this Carnegie Library has been designated a heritage site by the Town of Gravenhurst.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 3/13/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesRothley Heritage Station - Rothley, Leicestershire

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A National Express East Coast Volunteers Award presented to the Great Central Railway heritage line for Rothley Station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/11/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesFischauktionshalle - Hamburg, Deutschland

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Blaues Informationsschild am Nordeingang der Fischauktionshalle in Hamburg - Altona

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Windschattenwanderer

location: Hamburg, Germany

date approved: 3/8/2018

last visited: 3/11/2018

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Blue PlaquesPost and Telegraph Office - Angaston, South Australia

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A blue plaque on the former post office in Angaston

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: South Australia, Australia

date approved: 3/7/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesAlbert Ketelbey - Cornwall Street, Birmingham, UK

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This Birmingham Civic Society blue plaques indicates that the composer and musician, Albert Ketelbey, was "a student at the Birmingham school of music". The plaque is attached to the south east face of the Mudland Institute in Cornwall Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/3/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesJohn Freeth - St Martin's Walk, Birmingham, UK

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This Birmingham Civic Trust indicates that the poet, John Freeth, the "Birmingham poet of Bell Street" lived from 1731 - 1808. The plaque is attached to a building on the east side of St Martin's Walk in the Bullring area of Birmingham.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/2/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesJoseph Priestley - Moor Street Queensway, Birmingham, UK

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This Birmingham Civic Society blue plaque indicates that Joseph Priestley, the discoverer of oxygen, "ministered to his congregation from 1780 to 1791". The plaque is attached to the south west face of St Michael's church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/2/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesRobert William Dale - Carrs Lane, Birmingham, UK

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This Birmingham Civic Society blue plaque indicates that the minister and preacher, DR R W Dale, was minister here, at Carrs Lane church, from 1854 to 1895. The plaque is attached to the west face of Carrs Lane church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/2/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesFrançois VI, Duc de la Rochefoucauld - Verteuil-sur-Charente, France

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[EN] Francis VI, Duke of La Rochefoucauld, Prince of Marcillac, is a French writer, moralist and memorialist, best known for his Maxims. [FR] François VI, duc de La Rochefoucauld, prince de Marcillac, est un écrivain, moraliste et mémorialiste français, surtout connu pour ses Maximes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Poitou-Charentes, France

date approved: 2/25/2018

last visited: 2/25/2018

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Blue PlaquesPlaque bleue François-Xavier-Antoine Labelle - Québec, Qc

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Plaque bleue de François-Xavier-Antoine Labelle, sur la rue des Ursulines dans le vieux-Québec! A blue plaque for François-Xaxier-Antoine Labelle in Old Quebec city!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LadyKarine

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 2/24/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesPlaque bleue Joseph Knight Boswell - Québec, Qc

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Plaque bleue de Joseph Knight Boswell, Québec! A blue plaque for Joseph Knight Boswell in Quebec city!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LadyKarine

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 2/24/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesPlaque d'Adine Fafard-Drolet - Québec, Québec

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Plaque d'Adine Fafard-Drolet dans le Vieux-Québec. A Blue Plaque for Adine Fafard-Drolet in the Old City of Quebec.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member machard

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 2/24/2018

last visited: 3/14/2018

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Blue PlaquesTazio Nuvolari - Donington Race Track - Donington Park, Leicestershire

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A blue plaque on the administration building at Donington Park Race Track, celebrating the 75th anniversary of the 1938 Grand Prix held here and won by Tazio Nuvolari.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/20/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSt Peter's Cathedral - Adelaide - SA - Australia

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St Peter's Cathedral is an Anglican cathedral in the South Australian capital of Adelaide.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: South Australia, Australia

date approved: 2/9/2018

last visited: 2/9/2018

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Blue PlaquesLilian Baylis - Stockwell Park Road, London, UK

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This Greater London Council (GLC) blue plaque indicates that Lilian Baylis, Manager of the Old Vic, "lived and died here". The plaque is attached to a building on the north east side of Stockwell Park Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/6/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesEdward Thomas - Lansdowne Gardens, London, UK

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This blue plaque indicates that the poet, Edward Thomas, was "born here 1878". The plaque is attached to a building on the north west side of Lansdowne Gardens.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/6/2018

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesGus Elen - Thurleigh Avenue, London, UK

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This Greater London Council (GLC) blue plaque indicates that the music hall comedian, Gus Elen, "lived here". The plaque is attached to a building on the north east side of Thurleigh Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/3/2018

last visited: never

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