Wet Docks

Large watertight enclosures in which the water is maintained at the level of high tide so that vessels remain constantly afloat in them.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
17825
Names
wet docks
wet dock
docks, wet
natte dokken Dutch
nat dok Dutch
diques húmedos Spanish
dique húmedo Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300120772. The J. Paul Getty Trust.