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DEFENCE > FLOATING HARBOUR > PHOENIX CAISSON
PREFERRED TERM
PHOENIX CAISSON  
BROADER CONCEPT
ENTRY TERMS
  • Phoenix Unit
SCOPE NOTE
  • A floatable concrete vessel, numbers of which made up the main breakwater of the Mulberry Harbours used to secure beachheads during the allied invasion of Europe in June 1944.
ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • English Heritage
LICENSE
IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/100213
DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13
PUBLISHER
URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/100213
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