Dempsey Store

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The Dempsey Store in North York's Dempsey Park.
The original site of the Dempsey Store, photographed in 2008.

Dempsey Store was a hardware store built in 1860 at the northwest corner of Yonge Street and Sheppard Avenue, in North York, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The historic store was moved and restored as a historic site further north at 250 Beecroft Avenue in 1996.[1] The site in Dempsey Park is maintained by the Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation Division and the North York Historical Society.


  1. ^ "Future Use of the Dempsey Store (Ward 10 - North York Centre)" (PDF). City of Toronto. March 21, 2000. Retrieved December 2014. The Dempsey Store was built in 1860, on the north-west corner of Yonge Street and Sheppard Avenue, and was relocated to 250 Beecroft Road in 1996.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

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Coordinates: 43°46′12″N 79°25′01″W / 43.770079°N 79.416966°W / 43.770079; -79.416966