Seawalls

Walls built as breakwaters specifically to protect land from erosion or other damage due to wave action.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2827
Names
seawalls
seawall
sea-walls
sea walls
zeedijken Dutch
zeedijk Dutch
rompeolas Spanish
dique de protección Spanish
dique costero Spanish
view all →

Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006159. The J. Paul Getty Trust.