Of the 1121 sites on the world heritage list 775 are cultural 19 are natural and 35 are mixed. To find out more visit their official site.
Copies of the original inscription maps can be viewed on the unesco world heritage convention website.
Blaenavon world heritage site map. 1230 pm enjoy lunch at heritage centre local pub or picnic. Kml gpx site named after the world heritage committees official designation location sorted by country followed by the region at the regional or provincial level and geocoordinates. In 1979 the committee decided to inscribe the ohrid lake on the world heritage list under natural criteria iii.
St kilda is the only mixed world heritage site in the uk. 1000 am arrive at ironworks. Each official record of a world heritage site contains a map.
In the case of multinational or multi regional sites the names are sorted alphabetically. Read on for our locals guide to discovering the fascinating industrial history around this world heritage site. 1145 am visit world heritage centre blaenavon.
Openstreetmap download coordinates as. The train will return to furnace sidings following a non stop run through furnace sidings to whistle inn please call 01495 790403 to check opening times of the whistle inn pub if you are planning to visit as this is not part of the pontypool and. Inscribed sites tentative sites.
At the blaenavon world heritage centre learn about world heritage sites and why a welsh mountain landscape became one. The westland and mount cook national park and the fiordland national park which were previously inscribed on the world heritage list are part of the te wahipounamu south west new zealand. On the process upcoming nominations pending former.
The map here has been translated from the official published inscription map and is believed to be an accurate depiction. World heritage site for world heritage travellers. More maps country maps user maps hotspot maps.
Blaenavons industrial landscape is a living breathing reminder of the time when welsh coal powered the worlds industries. Explore our unesco world heritage sites map. A unesco world heritage site is a place that is listed by the united nations educational scientific and cultural organization as of special cultural or physical significance.
1015 am explore ironworks cottages and exhibition. The breakdown of sites by type was similar to the overall proportions. Six cultural sites added to unescos world heritage list sunday 7 july 2019 unesco launches new travel platform world heritage journeys to promote sustainable tourism in the eu thursday 13 september 2018 state of conservation of the world heritage property stonehenge avebury and associated sites united kingdom of great britain and northern ireland tuesday 26.
Map all coordinates using. You will enjoy a train ride to blaenavon high level where next to a roaring fire you will meet the big man himself in the station grotto.