Ripa Pannonica in Hungary

Photo by Stanislaw Warwas.

Ripa Pannonica in Hungary is part of the Tentative list of Hungary in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List. It is a proposed extension of Danube Limes WHS.

At the Ripa Pannonica in Hungary, the Danube was used as natural border of the Roman Empire in its province of Pannonia. Watchtowers, forts and civil settlements were placed along that border. A specific use of watchtowers - in a line of four – was developed here to guard the river and its islands.

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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Full Name
Ripa Pannonica in Hungary
Country
Hungary
Added
2009
Extension of
Danube Limes WHS
Type
Cultural
Categories
Archaeological site - Ancient Rome
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By ID
2021 Requested by State Party to not be examined

2021 Requested by State Party to not be examined

As part of a transnational proposal of the Danube Limes. The other parts were inscribed at the same session.

2019 Advisory Body overruled

From Inscribe to Refer due to late withdrawal of Hungarian component parts

2019 Referred

2009 Added to Tentative List

The site has 6 locations

Ripa Pannonica in Hungary: Tokod (T)
Ripa Pannonica in Hungary: Visegr?d ? Sibrik-domb (T)
Ripa Pannonica in Hungary: Budapest, Aquincum (T)
Ripa Pannonica in Hungary: Budapest, Aquincum Obudai (T)
Ripa Pannonica in Hungary: Budapest, Amphitheatre (T)
Ripa Pannonica in Hungary: Paks-Lussonium (T)
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