Milk Houses

Subsidiary agricultural buildings for cooling, handling, and processing milk. For agricultural buildings for the making and storing of dairy products in general, use "dairies (non-mechanized)" or "dairy plants.".

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2432
Names
milk houses
milk house
houses, milk
milkhouses
melkhuizen Dutch
melkhuis Dutch
chambres à lait French
chambre à lait French
lecherías Spanish
lechería Spanish

More Definitions

Subsidiary agricultural buildings for cooling, handling, and processing milk. For agricultural buildings for the making and storing of dairy products in general, use "dairies (non-mechanized)" or "dairy plants."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300004955. The J. Paul Getty Trust.