Belden, ND

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Mountrail County Inhabited as of 6/05 Belden was founded by Finnish settlers in 1904. Like many ghost towns, the origins of it’s name are still in dispute. It is named either for W.L. Belden, US Indian Agent-at-Large at Fort Berthold, or for the Postmaster’s hometown in Indiana. Although the locals denied it, Belden was once […]