Date of imagery: 31 Dec 2009 11 Mar 2014

Heritage Place

Resource Summary

Resource ID
EAMENA-0096682
Names
زبيد‎‎ ( Toponym )
Historic Town of Zabid ( Designation )
World Heritage List 611 ( Designation )
Zabīd ( Toponym )
E43N14-12_000001 ( Designation )
Overall Archaeological Certainty
No archaeological certainty recorded
Definite
Cultural periods
No cultural period recorded
Islamic (Levant/Arabia) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )

Archaeological Assessment

Feature forms within the Heritage Place
No feature forms recorded
Pit/Shaft/Tunnel ( Form Type ) High ( Certainty )

Bank/Wall ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Structure ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Bank/Wall ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Feature intepretations within Heritage Place
No feature interpretations recorded
Settlement/Habitation Site ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Production/Processing (Unclassified) ( Type ) Unknown ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Ramparts/Fortification/Defensive Earthwork ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Tomb/Grave/Burial ( Type ) Unknown ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Mosque/Imam/Marabout ( Type ) 51 to 100 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Mosque/Madrasa Complex ( Type ) 2 to 5 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Palace/High Status Complex ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Fort/Fortress/Castle ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )


Condition

Overall condition of resource
No overall condition recorded
Fair
Overall disturbance extent
No overall disturbance extent recorded
11-30%
Types of disturbances affecting the resource
No disturbance assessment recorded
Category: Archaeological - Cause: Excavation (Hand) - Cause certainty: High - From: 1982-01-01 - To: 2011-12-31

Category: Domestic Use - Cause: Construction - Cause certainty: High - From: 2013-12-11 - To: 2015-01-12

Category: Hydraulic Use - Cause: Construction - Cause certainty: High - From: 2010-10-07 - To: 2013-01-20

Category: Building and Development - Cause: Construction - Cause certainty: High - From: 2004-05-07 - To: 2010-10-07

Category: Building and Development - Cause: Construction - Cause certainty: High - From: 2013-12-11 - To: 2015-01-12

Category: Domestic Use - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - Cause certainty: High - From: 2015-03-12 - To: 2016-03-21

Category: Domestic Use - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - Cause certainty: High - From: 2015-01-12 - To: 2015-03-12

Category: Domestic Use - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - Cause certainty: High - From: 2013-12-11 - To: 2015-01-12

Category: Domestic Use - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - Cause certainty: High - From: 2013-08-18 - To: 2013-12-11

Category: Domestic Use - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - Cause certainty: High - From: 2013-01-20 - To: 2013-08-18

Category: Domestic Use - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - Cause certainty: High - From: 2010-10-07 - To: 2013-01-20

Category: Domestic Use - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - Cause certainty: High - From: 2004-05-07 - To: 2010-10-07

Category: Domestic Use - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - Cause certainty: High - From: 2002-11-24 - To: 2004-05-07

Threat(s) to the resource
No threat assessment recorded
Threat category: Military/Armed Conflict
Potential cause: Explosion/Heavy Weaponry
Cause probability: Possible

Threat category: Military/Armed Conflict
Potential cause: Gunfire/Light Weaponry
Cause probability: Possible

Threat category: Domestic Use
Potential cause: Occupation/Continued Use
Cause probability: Probable

Threat category: Building and Development
Potential cause: Construction
Cause probability: Probable


Designations

Designation and Protection Status

Type: UNESCO World Heritage List From: 1993-12-06

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