Arch Dams

Dams that resist water pressure by use of the arch principle and having, in plan, the form of a single arch abutted by natural rock formation.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2787
Names
arch dams
arch dam
dams, arch
boogdammen Dutch
boogdam Dutch
presas de bóveda Spanish
presa de bóveda Spanish
presa bóveda Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006086. The J. Paul Getty Trust.