Denbigh, North Dakota

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Denbigh, North Dakota
Unincorporated community
Denbigh, North Dakota is located in North Dakota
Denbigh, North Dakota
Denbigh, North Dakota
Denbigh, North Dakota is located in the US
Denbigh, North Dakota
Denbigh, North Dakota
Coordinates: 48°18′55″N 100°35′13″W / 48.31528°N 100.58694°W / 48.31528; -100.58694Coordinates: 48°18′55″N 100°35′13″W / 48.31528°N 100.58694°W / 48.31528; -100.58694
Country United States
State North Dakota
County McHenry
Elevation 1,512 ft (461 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 701
GNIS feature ID 1028657[1]

Denbigh, North Dakota is an unincorporated community in McHenry County, North Dakota.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Denbigh was established in 1900, and remained in operation until 1988.[2] The community took its name after Denbigh, in Wales.[3]

It is listed as the nearest community to Norway Lutheran Church and Cemetery, which is actually 10 miles south, and which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Denbigh". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "McHenry County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 14 February 2015. 
  3. ^ "100 years of Denbigh history". Mouse River Journal. Jul 4, 2007. p. 2. Retrieved 15 October 2015. 
  4. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.