Factories

A building or group of buildings with the function of housing the action or process of making goods or producing anything, whether before or after the Industrial Revolution of the mid-19th century.

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619
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Factory
factories
buildings, factory
factory buildings
plants
works
fabrieksgebouwen Dutch
fabrieksgebouw Dutch
fabrieken Dutch
fábricas Spanish
fábrica Spanish

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Refers to a building or group of buildings with the function of housing the action or process of making goods or producing anything, whether before or after the Industrial Revolution of the mid-19th century.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006232. The J. Paul Getty Trust.