Built in the 1st century BC
WHS whose OUV derives entirely or significantly from 1st century BC constructions.
|Arles||It has some impressive Roman monuments, of which the earliest - the arena, the Roman theatre and the cryptoporticus (subterranean galleries) - date back to the 1st century B.C. (AB)|
|Dacian Fortresses||built between the 1st centuries B.C. and A.D|
|Hatra||The present-day remains date back to between the 1st century BC and the 2nd century AD. (AB ev)|
|Koguryo Kingdom||"The Koguryo kingdom starts as a regional power in the year 37BC, when its first capital city, Wunu Mountain City was built. 30 years later the capital moved to Guonei city." - AB Evaluation|
|Lyon||As a "major Roman foundation" (43 BC)|
|Masada||built 37-34 BC|
|Mount Wuyi||"It (Mount Wuyi) contains a series of exceptional archaeological sites, including the Han City established in the 1st century BC and a number of temples and study centres associated with the birth of Neo-Confucianism in the 11th century AD. The archaeological site of the Han city of Chengcun was discovered in 1958, this is a walled city. The circuit of walls survives intact; the layout of the town is in accordance with the principle of urban design characteristic of southern China at this period." - Nomination File|
|Mérida||Emerita was founded by Augustus in 25 BC, Guadiana bridge 25 BC, amphitheatre 8 BC|
|Nemrut Dag||Nemrut Dag, where the most impressive of all the tomb sites is found, that of Antiochos I of Commagene (69-34 BC). (AB ev)|
|Old City of Jerusalem||the Temple Mount was built in its current structure by Herode in 19 BC|
|Orange||Theatre built in 35 BC.|
|Petra||Treasury dated to the 1st Century BC|
|Rock Paintings of the Sierra de San Francisco|
|Takht-i-Bahi||founded in the early 1st Century BC|
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