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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 PlaquesThomas Sheraton - Wardour Street, London, UK

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A blue plaque to show where Thomas Sheraton once lived.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/23/2011

last visited: 10/27/2011

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Blue PlaquesSir Anthony Hope Hawkins - Bedford Square, London, UK

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A blue plaque to the novelist Anthony Hope Hawkins.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/1/2011

last visited: 12/29/2017

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Blue PlaquesWilliam Butterfield

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Architect, primarily of religious buildings, in the Victorian Gothic style.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Sieni

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 5/26/2007

last visited: 12/29/2017

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Blue PlaquesJohn William Polidori - Great Pulteney Street, London, UK

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This green plaque indicates that the poet and novelist, John William Polidori, "lived and died here". The plaque, erected by the City of Westminster, is attached to a building on the south west side of Great Pulteney Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/24/2015

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesElizabeth Jesser Reid - Bedford Square, London, UK

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Elizabeth Jesser Reid was the founder of the Bedford College for Women.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/1/2011

last visited: 4/6/2019

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Blue PlaquesRam Mohun Roy - Bedford Square, London, UK

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A slightly battered blue plaque in Bedford Square, London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/3/2011

last visited: 4/6/2019

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Blue PlaquesJohn Harrison - Dane Street, London, UK

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This blue plaque, to John Harrison, was erected by the London County Council to mark the site where he lived and died.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/24/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesThe Devil Tavern - Fleet Street, London, UK

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A blue plaque indicating the site of the Devil Tavern.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/10/2011

last visited: 7/23/2016

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Blue PlaquesFaraday House - Southampton Row, London, UK

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This green plaque is attached to a building on the north east side of Southampton Row. It used to house and electrical engineering college but now appears to be student accomodation.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/21/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesThomas Wakely & Thomas Hodgkin

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Two plaques on this building: Thomas Wakley, founder of the medical journal "The Lancet", Thomas Hodgkin, Campaigner, the man after whom Hodgkin's Lymohoma is named.

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location: United Kingdom

date approved: 5/26/2007

last visited: 10/29/2018

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Blue PlaquesSir Simon Milton - Eagle Place, London, UK

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This green plaque, to the politician Sir Simon Milton, is attached to a building on the north east side of Eagle Place at the junction with Piccadilly. The bust, referred to, is to the right of the plaque above the doorway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/3/2015

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSir Hans Sloane, Bloomsbury Pla, London, UK

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Sir Hans Sloane, physician, naturalist, benefactor of the British Museum and inventor of milk chocolate.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Sieni

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 1/14/2008

last visited: 8/13/2011

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Blue PlaquesNancy Astor - St James's Square, London, UK

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An English Heritage blue plaque to Nancy Astor.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/19/2011

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesLord Eldon

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John Scott, 1st Earl of Eldon was Lord Chancellor in the early 19th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Sieni

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 5/26/2007

last visited: 8/4/2018

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Blue PlaquesDr John Snow - Broadwick Street, London, UK

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This National Chemical Landmark blue plaque, to Dr John Snow, is attached to a building on the south east side of Broadwick Street at the junction with Lexington Street. The building is a public house named "John Snow".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/13/2015

last visited: 12/26/2017

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Blue PlaquesBishop Richard Challoner - Old Gloucester Street, London, UK

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This brown plaque, to denote where Bishop Richard Challoner died, is attached to a house on the south west side of Old Gloucester Street.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/23/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSerjeants' Inn - Chancery Lane, London, UK

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This Corporation of the City of London blue plaque marks the site of the Old Serjeants' Inn. The plaque is attached to a building on the north east side of Chancery Lane about 50 metres north of Fleet Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 6/17/2015

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesCharles Bridgeman - Broadwick Street, London, UK

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This Greater London Council (GLC) blue plaque, to the landscape gardener Charles Bridgeman, is attached to a building on the north west side of Broadwick Street opposite the "John Snow" public house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/14/2015

last visited: 12/26/2017

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Blue PlaquesMarquess of Pombal, London, UK

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Portugese statesman and ambassador, 1739-1744

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Sieni

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 6/29/2008

last visited: 7/23/2011

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Blue PlaquesJohn Thurloe - Chancery Lane, London, UK

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This blue plaque, to John Thurloe, is on the south west side of Chancery Lane opposite Cursitor Street in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/10/2014

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesAntonio Canal (Canaletto) - Beak Street, London, UK

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This plaque indicates that the painter, Canaletto, "lived here". The plaque, erected by the London County Council (LCC) is attached to a building on the north west side of Beak Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/24/2015

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSir Harry Ricardo

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Pioneer of the design of the internal combustion engine.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Sieni

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 5/26/2007

last visited: 8/4/2018

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Blue PlaquesGeorge Orwell - Rathbone Place, London, UK

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This plaque is attached to the Wheatsheaf public house on the north east side of Rathbone Place in London.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/8/2015

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesDylan Thomas - Rathbone Place, London, UK

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This plaque, to the poet Dylan Thomas, is attached to the Wheatsheaf public house on the north east side of Rathbone Place in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/8/2015

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSir Morell MacKenzie - Golden Square, London, UK

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Sir Morell Mackenzie (July 7, 1837 - February 3, 1892) was a British physician, one of the pioneers of laryngology in the United Kingdom.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/6/2011

last visited: never

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