Thesaurus Term/Concept: DRY DOCK

Identifier 69452
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A stone-faced enclosure, with entrance closed by a floatable caisson or by gates, which can be pumped dry for inspection, maintenance, or repair of the hull or underwater fittings of a ship or ships.

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Context Record
Monument Type MDR5693 Canal buildings, Trentlock, Long Eaton (Monument)
Monument Type MDR9382 Canal lock and dry dock, Cromford Canal, Ironville (Monument)
Monument Type MDR5686 Lock Lane, boatbuilding yard and dry dock (Monument)