|Colonies of Benevolence||The colony of Frederiksoord has a former steam tram depot on the Koningin Wilhelminalaan. In the Veenhuizen component, the former cotton mill Het Stoom, dating from 1839, was the first steam-powered factory in the province of Drenthe. (Nomination file, p. 52, 67)|
|Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape||innovative use of the high-pressure steam beam engine (OUV)|
|Ir. D.F. Woudagemaal||the power of steam in controlling the forces of nature (OUV)|
|Mountain Railways of India||Nilgiri Mountain Railway|
|Rideau Canal||one of the first canals to be designed specifically for steam-powered vessels (AB ev)|
|Røros||The King’s Mine was the first copper mine to be equipped with a waterwheel and power transmission rods for mining operations; a steam engine was installed in 1841. (AB ev)|
|Saltaire||Rapid development from the advent of steam power|
|Tarnowskie Góry Lead-Silver-Zinc Mine||remains of a 19th century steam-powered water-pumping station|
|The Slate Landscape of Northwest Wales||Numerous - e.g "Iconic Cornish Beam engine of 1904-5 at Dorothea Slate Quarry" and "A classic steam powered aerial ropeway system know as a "Blondin" after the famous tightrope walker" (Nom File)|
|Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines||Steam lift|
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