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Black Rock Retreat Association, an association of members of the Lancaster Mennonite Conference, was organized in 1954 to own and operate a Mennonite camp. A tract of 50 acres along the Octoraro Creek, 1345 Kirkwood Pike, Quarryville, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, was purchased in 1954, and the Black Rock Retreat opened in 1956.

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Black Rock Retreat website

Author(s) Harold S Bender
Date Published 1959

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Bender, Harold S. "Black Rock Retreat (Quarryville, Pennsylvania, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 31 Aug 2015.,_Pennsylvania,_USA)&oldid=75697.

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Bender, Harold S. (1959). Black Rock Retreat (Quarryville, Pennsylvania, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 31 August 2015, from,_Pennsylvania,_USA)&oldid=75697.

Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 1066. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.

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