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Brecknock Township

Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Photo: John B. Good House (ca. 1847), PA Route 625, Bowmansville, PA. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. Photographed by User:Smallbones (own work), 2013, [cc-by-1.0 (creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/deed.en)], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed April, 2015.

Brecknock Township Photo

The Brecknock Town Hall is located at 1026 Dry Tavern Road, Denver PA 17517.
Phone: 717‑445‑5933.


First settled around 1737, the township was incorporated in 1740. Its namesake is a county and shire town in Wales. A year later, when Berks County was formed, the township was split with the respective areas under control of their respective counties.

The township has three properties listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Nearby Towns: Adamstown Boro • Cumru Twp • Earl Twp • East Cocalico Twp • East Earl Twp • Mohnton Boro • New Holland Boro • Terre Hill Boro •