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London, West Virginia
Booker T. Washington Community Center in 2021
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Kanawha
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)

London is an unincorporated community in Kanawha County in the U.S. state of West Virginia, located 25 miles from the state capital of Charleston. London Lock and Dam, operated by US Army Corps of Engineers is located here on Kanawha River.

Located in London is the former Booker T. Washington High School, listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999. John Wesley Conley (1820–1874), the grandfather of historian Phil Conley, died in London.

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