10 notable blue plaques of London – 4. Oldest surviving blue plaque commemorating a woman… | Exploring London

fanny-burney-plaqueMuch has been made about the dearth of women featured on blue plaques in this 150th year [2016] of the scheme – according to English Heritage, only 13 per cent of the 900 odd blue plaques in London …

Source: 10 notable blue plaques of London – 4. Oldest surviving blue plaque commemorating a woman… | Exploring London

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3 thoughts on “10 notable blue plaques of London – 4. Oldest surviving blue plaque commemorating a woman… | Exploring London

  1. As a former ‘blue plaque hunter’ when I lived in London, I can add the one commemorating Amy Johnson to this list. It is on a block of smart residential flats at the junction with Finchley Road and Hendon Way, close to the old ‘Blue Star’ petrol station.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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