Open Plaques

Documenting the historical links between people and places, as recorded by commemorative plaques.

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    Adrian Edmondson and Rik Mayall blue plaque in London
    "Really so sad that Rik Mayall died so suddenly. Great to see this spoof plaque go up so quickly. Now all we need is someone in Hammersmith to get us the photo!" - Jez

  1. Plaque inscription

    Stan Laurel. Born Arthur Stanley Jefferson in Ulverston, Cumbria on 16th June 1890, the "thin one" of the world famous Hollywood comedy team of Lau...

  2. Plaque inscription

    Toulouse-Lautrec Peignit ici De 1887 a 1893