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World Heritage Sites in UK

Site nameEntered
St. Kilda1986
Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd 1986
Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites 1986
Studley Royal Park including the Ruins of Fountains Abbey 1986
Ironbridge Gorge1986
Giant's Causeway and Causeway Coast1986
Durham Castle and Cathedral1986
Frontiers of the Roman Empire1987
City of Bath1987
Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret's Church1987
Blenheim Palace1987
Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church1988
Tower of London1988
Henderson Island1988
Gough and Inaccessible Islands 1995
Old and New Towns of Edinburgh 1995
Maritime Greenwich1997
The Heart of Neolithic Orkney1999
The Historic Town of St George and Related Fortifications, Bermuda2000
Blaenavon Industrial Landscape2000
Dorset and East Devon Coast2001
New Lanark2001
Derwent Valley Mills2001
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 2003
Liverpool - Maritime Mercantile City2004
Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape2006
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal 2009
The Forth Bridge2015

Tentative list of UK

Chatham Dockyard and its Defences
Creswell Crags
Darwin's Landscape Laboratory
England's Lake District
Flow Country
Gorham's Cave Complex
Great Spas of Europe
Island of St Helena
Jodrell Bank Observatory
Mousa, Old Scatness and Jarlshof: the Zenith of Iron Age Shetland
Slate Industry of North Wales
The Twin Monastery of Wearmouth Jarrow
Turks and Caicos Islands

Former Tentative Sites

"SS Gt Britain"
British Virgin Islands: Anegada
British Virgin Islands: The Baths Area of Virgin Gorda
Caerleon legionary fortress
Cambridge Colleges and Backs
Cregneash, Isle of Man
Ecclesiatical sites of Loch Erne
Fountain Cavern, Anguilla
Gibraltar defences
Manchester and Salford (Ancoats, Castlefield and Worsley)
Menai + Conwy Bridges
Mount Stewart Gardens
Navan Fort
Shakespeare's Stratford
St Davids close + Bishops' palace
St. Patrick Isle (Peel Castle), Isle of Man
The Cairngorm Mountains
The Great Western Railway: Paddington- Bristol (selected parts)
The New Forest
The Wash and North Norfolk Coast

Country info

UK statistics:
Number of WHS: 29
Number of Tentative sites: 13
Member of the World Heritage Committee in: 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006

News and links:
» Forum: Future UK approach to WHS (06-11-2014).
» List of 38 sites vying for a spot on the new UK Tentative List, including Application Forms (13-08-2010).

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