Carbon County

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Carbon

Carbon County is named for the coal deposits found in the area.

 

Created:  March 4, 1895

County Seat: 

Red Lodge  1895 – present

 

County Courthouse – Red Lodge

 

Location:  102 North Broadway / 10th Street

Built:  1899 – 1900

Style:  Classical Revival

Architect:  P J Donahue

Contractor:  Leck & Coy

 

Description:  The building faces west and is a two story red colored brick structure. The building has an entrance on the west side with projecting center section with arched entrance and rising to a peak at the roof line. The roof has several peaks. An addition was added on the east side in 1940.

 

County Administration – Red Lodge

 

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Location:  17 West 11th Street / Oakes Avenue

Built:  Unknown

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown

 

Description:  The building faces west and is a one story stone structure. The roof is sloped.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Stillwater County and Yellowstone County

E – Big Horn County

S – Big Horn County, Wyoming and Park County, Wyoming

W – Park County and Stillwater County 

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2011