The Attawandaron
A Man Owns Land
War of 1812
The Land Owns Him
Rebellion of 1837
Bushel for Bushel
The Iron Horse
The Old Alma Mater
A Few Jumbo Mistakes
London's Resort Town
Cofferdam Disaster
Marquette & Bessemer
The Olga
Mitchell F. Hepburn
How Sweet It Was
Another Way
Edisons of Vienna
John Kenneth Galbraith
Immigration Disaster

Welcome to the Ontario Visual Heritage Project: Elgin County. Join us on a journey through the history of Elgin County and St. Thomas like you’ve never before experienced. Elgin County, the heart of the Talbot settlement, is home to hundreds of stories of human archivement and corruption. You will find a few of them here, told by the local historians who know them best.

This is a community space. Please Join Our Website and comment on or add to any of the stories you see see here or anywhere else on the site.

A broadband connection is recommended to view this site. A DVD of the Ontario Visual Heritage Project: ELGIN is also available for purchase.