Industrial Landscapes

WHS that are both cultural and industrial landscapes. The broad definition of "Cultural landscape" is used here: declared as such in the AB evaluation, but not necessary registered like that by Unesco.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Blaenavon Industrial Landscape
Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape
Fray Bentos Official name as inscribed is "Fray Bentos Industrial Landscape". The AB also describes it as a "Cultural Landscape" and comments "The Preface to the nomination dossier points out that the Latin American and Caribbean Group GRULAC agreed that Fray Bentos Cultural-Industrial Landscape was the most representative of a great part of the historical development process in the American continent"
Mining Cultural Landscape Erzgebirge
Nord-Pas de Calais Mining Basin
The Slate Landscape of Northwest Wales


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