Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks Within 100 km of N 51° 30.750 W 000° 07.284 [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
Blue Plaques
 allows ratings
Managed By: Icon Here Blue Plaques Group
Description:
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.

Note: Please see additional updates below for some minor adjustment to the Requirements for this Category made on 12/27/2008.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 915 Page: 1 of 37 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Image for Meeting place of Johnson and Boswellview gallery

here0 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesMeeting place of Johnson and Boswell

in Blue Plaques

Scene of the first meeting between Dr Samuel Johnson and his biographer James Boswell.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Sieni

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 1/12/2008

last visited: 5/26/2012

Image for Charles Dickens - Wellington Street, Westminster, London, UKview gallery

SESE0.2 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesCharles Dickens - Wellington Street, Westminster, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

Another Charles Dickens blue plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/12/2011

last visited: 2/1/2013

Image for Thomas de Quincey, Londonview gallery

EE0.2 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesThomas de Quincey, London

in Blue Plaques

Thomas De Quincey (1785 – 1859) wrote his most famous work, "Confessions of an English Opium Eater" at this address.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Sieni

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/12/2011

last visited: 8/12/2011

Image for Working Donkeys - Covent Garden, London, UKview gallery

SWSW0.2 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesWorking Donkeys - Covent Garden, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

This plaque, to the Working Donkeys of Covent Garden, is located on the south east side of Covent Garden at the junction with Southampton Street and Henrietta Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/17/2014

last visited: 10/12/2014

Image for Ivor Novello - Aldwych, London, UKview gallery

EE0.2 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesIvor Novello - Aldwych, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

This GLC blue plaque, to Ivor Novello that looks faded and slightly damaged, is attached to the Novello theatre on the north west side of Aldwych.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/15/2014

last visited: never

Image for Hobby-Horse Bicycle - Long Acre, London, UKview gallery

NN0.2 km

Log it!

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

in Blue Plaques

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

Image for Jane Austen - Henrietta Street, London, UKview gallery

SWSW0.2 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesJane Austen - Henrietta Street, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

A City of Westminster green plaque, to the novelist Jane Austen, is mounted on a building on the south east side of Henrietta Street a short walk from London's Covent Garden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/8/2014

last visited: never

Image for Voltaire - Maiden Lane, London, UKview gallery

SWSW0.2 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesVoltaire - Maiden Lane, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

This Westminster City Council green plaque, erected to Voltaire, is located on the south east side of Maiden Lane a short walk to the south of Covent Garden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/17/2014

last visited: 10/12/2014

Image for Th RAF, Londonview gallery

SS0.3 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesTh RAF, London

in Blue Plaques

Plaque commemorating the formation of the Royal Air Force, on the 1st April 1918.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Sieni

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/12/2011

last visited: 5/26/2012

Image for Thomas Arne - 31 King Street, London, UKview gallery

SWSW0.3 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesThomas Arne - 31 King Street, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

A lesser known composer that was born and buried close to this plaque. Unusually he lived his whole life at the same address.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/16/2011

last visited: 5/26/2012

Image for William Terriss - Maiden Lane, London, UKview gallery

SWSW0.3 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesWilliam Terriss - Maiden Lane, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

This green "blue" plaque is on the rear of the Adelphi theatre in Maiden Lane. The theatre fronts onto Strand a little way to the north east of Trafalgar Square.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/3/2013

last visited: never

Image for Joseph Mallord William Turner - Exchange Court, Maiden Lane, London, UKview gallery

SWSW0.3 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesJoseph Mallord William Turner - Exchange Court, Maiden Lane, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

This City of Westminster green plaque, to the artist Turner, is attached to a building on the south east side of Maiden Lane in Exchange Court.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/8/2014

last visited: 10/12/2014

Image for Savoy Theatre - Carting Lane, London, UKview gallery

SS0.3 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesSavoy Theatre - Carting Lane, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

The green "blue" plaque is attached to the south west face of the Savoy Theatre, close to the stage door, in Carting Lane.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/14/2014

last visited: never

Image for Charles Dickens  - Writer - Londonview gallery

SWSW0.3 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesCharles Dickens - Writer - London

in Blue Plaques

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

Image for Sir Richard Arkwright - Industrialist & Inventorview gallery

SS0.3 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesSir Richard Arkwright - Industrialist & Inventor

in Blue Plaques

A blue Greater London Council Plaque on the wall of No 8 Adam Street London just off the Strand.In London

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 7/9/2009

last visited: 7/30/2011

Image for Professor Sir Edward Victor Appleton - King's Campus, Strand, London, UKview gallery

EE0.3 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesProfessor Sir Edward Victor Appleton - King's Campus, Strand, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

This plaque is on the end wall of a building in the King's College Strand campus and can be seen from the Strand entrance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/14/2014

last visited: never

Image for James Clerk Maxwell FRS - King's Campus, Strand, London, UKview gallery

EE0.3 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesJames Clerk Maxwell FRS - King's Campus, Strand, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

This plaque is on the end wall of a building in the King's College Strand campus and can be seen from the Strand entrance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/14/2014

last visited: never

Image for Franklin, Gosling, Stokes, Wilkins & Wilson - King's College, Strand, London, UKview gallery

EE0.3 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesFranklin, Gosling, Stokes, Wilkins & Wilson - King's College, Strand, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

This plaque is on the end wall of a building in the King's College Strand campus and can be seen from the Strand entrance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/14/2014

last visited: never

Image for Geological Society of London - Great Queen Street, London, UKview gallery

NN0.3 km

Log it!

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

in Blue Plaques

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

Image for Football Association Formation - Great Queen Street, London, UKview gallery

NN0.3 km

Log it!

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

in Blue Plaques

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

Image for RSA - John Adam Street, London, UKview gallery

SS0.3 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesRSA - John Adam Street, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

This orange "blue" plaque is attached to the RSA building on the north west side of John Adam Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/9/2014

last visited: never

Image for William Lilly - Strand, London, UKview gallery

EE0.3 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesWilliam Lilly - Strand, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

This plaque, to William Lilly, is on the south east side of Strand and is attached to the end wall of the old Strand underground station that is adjacent to King's College.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/14/2014

last visited: never

Image for Sir Alec Guinness - Monmouth Street, London, UKview gallery

WW0.5 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesSir Alec Guinness - Monmouth Street, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

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

Image for Monty Python - Neal's Yard, London, UKview gallery

NWNW0.5 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesMonty Python - Neal's Yard, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

Monty Python (sometimes known as The Pythons) was a British surreal comedy group who created their influential Monty Python's Flying Circus, a British television comedy sketch show that first aired on the BBC on 5 October 1969

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/31/2011

last visited: 10/27/2014

Image for Artists and Writers - Robert Street, London, UKview gallery

SS0.5 km

Log it!

Blue PlaquesArtists and Writers - Robert Street, London, UK

in Blue Plaques

This blue plaque is attached to a building on the south west side of Robert Street close to Charing Cross station. The plaque mentions Robert Adam, Thomas Hood, John Galsworthy and Sir James Barrie.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/14/2014

last visited: never

Total Records: 915 Page: 1 of 37 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)