Icehouses

Specially insulated and ventilated agricultural buildings, increasingly popular after the mid-19th-century rise in dairy production, for the storing of ice blocks.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
3401
Names
icehouses American English
icehouse American English
houses, ice American English
ice houses American English
ice-houses British English
ijskelders Dutch
ijskelder Dutch
almacenes de hielo Spanish
almacén de hielo Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300008004. The J. Paul Getty Trust.