Bowmansville, Pennsylvania

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Bowmansville, Pennsylvania
Bowmansville is located in Pennsylvania
Bowmansville
Bowmansville
Location within the U.S. state of Pennsylvania
Bowmansville is located in the US
Bowmansville
Bowmansville
Bowmansville (the US)
Coordinates: 40°11′48″N 76°01′03″W / 40.19667°N 76.01750°W / 40.19667; -76.01750Coordinates: 40°11′48″N 76°01′03″W / 40.19667°N 76.01750°W / 40.19667; -76.01750
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyLancaster
TownshipBrecknock
Founded1820
Population
 • Total2,077
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
17507
Area code(s)717

Bowmansville is an unincorporated community and a census-designated place located in Brecknock Township in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Bowmansville is home to a newly renovated Pennsylvania Turnpike service plaza. The population was 2,077 residents as of the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Bowmansville was named for Samuel Bowman, an early settler.[1]

The Bowmansville Roller Mill and John B. Good House are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brecknock Township's Interesting History". Reading Eagle. 1 May 1914. p. 17. Retrieved 23 April 2015.
  2. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.