Carbon County is named for the coal deposits found in the area.
Created: March 4, 1895
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
Location: 17 West 11th Street / Oakes Avenue
Description: The building faces west and is a one story stone structure. The roof is sloped.
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Photos taken 2011