New Prairie, Minnesota

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

New Prairie is a ghost town in New Prairie Township in Pope County, Minnesota, United States. It lies between the cities of Cyrus and Starbuck.


The village of New Prairie had a post office from 1872 until 1883, and again from 1920 until 1946.[1] New Prairie also had a station of the Northern Pacific Railroad.


  1. ^ Upham, Warren (2001). Minnesota Place Names, A Geographical Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition. Saint Paul, Minnesota: Minnesota Historical Society. p. 465. ISBN 0-87351-396-7. 

Coordinates: 45°36′30″N 95°38′30″W / 45.60833°N 95.64167°W / 45.60833; -95.64167