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Bowmanville Soundex Code B551

Bowmanville is a neighborhood in Community Area 4, Lincoln Square

North Boundary: ~5300-5600 N., Rosehill Cemetery

South Boundary: 5200 N Foster Avenue

East Boundary: 1800 W Ravenswood Avenue

West Boundary: 2400 W Western Avenue

Primary Zip Code: 60625

Bowmanville was developed in 1850 by a local hotel keeper who disappeared before his customers discovered that he did not own the land he had sold.