Cofferdams

Watertight enclosures from which water is pumped to expose an area in order to permit construction or repairs.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2789
Names
cofferdams
cofferdam
coffer-dams
kistdammen Dutch
kistdam Dutch
ataguías Spanish
ataguía Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006088. The J. Paul Getty Trust.