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The Ancient Plovdiv

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

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The Ancient Plovdiv
This site is part of the Tentative list of: Bulgaria

Site History:
2006Requested by State Party to not be examined at WHC session
Withdrawn at request of Bulgaria before WHC meeting, after the ICOMOS report advised on Rejection.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 Tentative list
Submitted as tentative site by State Party
Not yet able to include vernacular architecture

News and links:
» Bulgarian Archaeologists Reveal Beautiful Early Christian Floor Mosaics in Plovdiv’s Great Basilica (20-05-2015).
» Forum discussion on this site's nomination history.

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