Serial Transnational Sites

A site "within the territory of different States Parties, which need not be contiguous and is nominated with the consent of all States Parties concerned (serial transnational property)" (Operational Guidelines) - This in contrast to Transboundary sites, which are contiguous and have their own Connection.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Aggtelek and Slovak Karst
Coa Valley and Siega Verde
Cold winter deserts of Turan Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
Colonies of Benevolence Components in Netherlands and Belgium
Danube Limes 3 countries
Frontiers of the Roman Empire
Funerary and memory sites of the First World War Belgium and France
Great Spa Towns of Europe 7 countries
Heritage of Mercury
High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago
Hyrcanian Forests Iran and Azerbaijan
Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis
Lower German Limes 2 countries
Mining Cultural Landscape Erzgebirge 2 countries
Prehistoric Pile Dwellings 6 countries
Primeval Beech Forests 3 countries
Qhapaq Ñan 6 countries
Silk Roads Chang'an-Tianshan Corridor 3 countries (China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan)
Silk Roads: Zarafshan-Karakum Corridor Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
Stećci 4 countries (Bosnia Herzegovina, Montenegro, Serbia, Croatia)
Stone Circles of Senegambia
Struve Geodetic Arc 10 countries (Ukraine Sweden Russia Norway Lithuania Latvia Finland Belarus Estonia)
The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier 7 countries
Venetian Works of Defence
Western Tien-Shan 3 countries
Wooden Tserkvas of the Carpathian Region


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A connection should:

  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source