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Local History

London Ontario on Historypin

How to discover London's history on HistoryPin

Historypin is a website that lets you see historical images that are "pinned" to their geographic location on an interactive map.

Find London's Local Historic Sites on Historypin.

Piano Through Window and Burglar Alarm Goes Off

April 1967:  The Alpha Centre opened at 389 Talbot Street, the former site of a legion hall. 

According to an August 28th, 1967 London Free Press article, the centre contained an "ABC" Shop where works by unknown artists, second-hand books and records and authentic Indian crafts were for sale.