Thesaurus Term/Concept: FLOOD DEFENCES

Identifier 70445
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note Manmade constructions used to prevent water flooding the surrounding area. Often taking the form of a bank or wall but may be more elaborate e.g. the Thames Barrier.

Broader Terms/Concepts (1)

Related Terms/Concepts (1)

Narrower Terms/Concepts (1)

Instances/Examples (5)

Context Record
Monument Type MDR7881 Earthen Embankment, Wyver Lane, Belper (Monument)
Monument Type MDR8816 Flood defences, Crowden, Tintwistle (Monument)
Monument Type MDR8053 Kid-weir, Dove Bridge, Doveridge (Monument)
Monument Type MDR8131 Ridge and furrow near the Dove Bridge, Doveridge (Monument)
Monument Type MDR4411 Waterfront structure, east of Green Lane, Barrow-upon-Trent (Monument)