Barrages

Artificial dams placed in a watercourse to increase the depth of water or to divert it into a channel for navigation or irrigation.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2792
Names
barrages
barrage
keerdammen Dutch
keerdam Dutch
diques Spanish
dique Spanish
dique de cilindros Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006092. The J. Paul Getty Trust.