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Richdale
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Coordinates: 46°33′17″N 95°28′30″W / 46.55472°N 95.47500°W / 46.55472; -95.47500Coordinates: 46°33′17″N 95°28′30″W / 46.55472°N 95.47500°W / 46.55472; -95.47500
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Otter Tail
Elevation
1,401 ft (427 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 218
GNIS feature ID 654904

Richdale is an unincorporated community in Otter Tail County, in the U.S. state of Minnesota.

History

Richdale was platted in 1899, and named for Watson Wellman Rich, a railroad engineer. A post office was established at Richdale in 1900, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1916.

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