Medora, North Dakota
Medora is located in and the county seat of Billings County, North Dakota. It is a very small town of only about 100 people.
The community of Medora was founded in 1883 by Marquis de Mores who named the city after his wife Medora von Hoffman. Marquis de Mores built a meat packing plant in Medora where he shipped refrigerated meat to Chicago via the railroad. The Chateau de Mores was built by Marquis de Mores.
Chateau de Mores Information:
The Chateau de Mores is a 26 room Chateau that was once the home of Marquis de Mores and his wife Medora. Many of the furnishings are the original pieces. Guided tours are offered at the Chateau de Mores.
Ghosts and the Paranormal at the Chateau de Mores in Medora, North Dakota:
Visitors to the Chateau de Mores have reported feelings of uneasiness and cold spots. People have also reported seeing lights on in a room when no one was in the building and all the lights had been turned off earlier in the evening.
Some people have reported seeing the apparition of a woman in the vicinity of Chateau de Mores.
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