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The Ancient Plovdiv

The Ancient Plovdiv is part of the Tentative list of Bulgaria in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

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  • Tentative

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Site History

  • 2006 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn at request of Bulgaria before WHC meeting, after the ICOMOS report advised on Rejection. Reason: interesting, but not exceptional enough and doesn't meet the test of authenticity.
  • 2004 - Added 
  • 1983 - Rejected Not yet able to include vernacular architecture

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