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Montrose is a former village in Sioux County, Nebraska, United States. The townsite is located near the intersection of the Powder River Trail and the Cheyenne & Black Hills Stage Road and is now a part of the Oglala National Grassland. All that remains of the town is the historic Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, built there in 1887.

History

Montrose had a post office from 1887 to 1948. It was named from its lofty elevation (mont) and native rose bushes (rose).

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