Moffat County is named for David H Moffatt, who was a tycoon and railroad builder.
Created: February 27, 1911
Craig 1911 – present
County Courthouse – Craig
Location: 221 West Victory Way / Barclay Street
Built: 1917 – 1918
Architect: William Norman Bowman of Denver
Contractor: Eric Smith
Description: The building faces south and is a two story red colored brick structure. The building was remodeled in 1962 changing the original structure from a three story Clasical Revival style building. The center section extends from the main building and has a large entrance lobby. There is metal siding on the upper portion of the south front. The roof line is flat. The architect was Nixon and Jones Associates and the contractor was Frank Sperber.
Note: The original courthouse had a portico with six columns. The building was remodeled in 1932. The appearance of the building was changed in 1962 to have a modern façade.
E – Routt County
Photos taken 2011