Date of imagery: 27 Oct 2012

Heritage Place

Resource Summary

Resource ID
EAMENA-0115758
Names
عنجر ( Toponym )
‘Anjar ( Toponym )
World Heritage List 293 ( Designation )
Anjar ( Toponym )
E35N33-42_000001 ( Designation )
Overall Archaeological Certainty
No archaeological certainty recorded
Definite
Cultural periods
No cultural period recorded
Islamic (Levant/Arabia) ( Period ) Islamic, Early (Umayyad/Abbasid/Fatimid) (Levant/Arabia) ( Period Detail ) Definite ( Certainty )
Classical/Pre-Islamic (Levant/Mesopotamia/Iran/Northern Arabia) ( Period ) Possible ( Certainty )
Islamic (Levant/Arabia) ( Period ) Islamic, Middle (Fatimid/Ayyubid/Crusader) (Levant/Arabia) ( Period Detail ) Definite ( Certainty )

Archaeological Assessment

Feature forms within the Heritage Place
No feature forms recorded
Depression/Hollow ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Tower ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Paved/Laid Surface ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Structure ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Structure ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Structure ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Feature intepretations within Heritage Place
No feature interpretations recorded
Inscription/Rock Art/Relief ( Type ) Unknown ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Settlement/Habitation Site ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Colonnaded Street ( Type ) 2 to 5 ( Number ) High ( Certainty )

Mosque/Imam/Marabout ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Palace/High Status Complex ( Type ) 2 to 5 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Bath-house ( Type ) 2 to 5 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Gateway/Arch/Intersection ( Type ) 2 to 5 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Fountain ( Type ) Unknown ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Cistern ( Type ) Unknown ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Road/Track ( Type ) 11 to 20 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Market/Commercial Unit ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Water Control Mechanism/Feature ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) High ( Certainty )

House/Dwelling ( Type ) 11 to 20 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Watchtower/Observation Post ( Type ) 21 to 50 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

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

Church/Chapel ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Low ( Certainty )


Condition

Overall condition of resource
No overall condition recorded
Good
Overall disturbance extent
No overall disturbance extent recorded
31-60%
Types of disturbances affecting the resource
No disturbance assessment recorded
Category: Archaeological - Cause: Reconstruction - Cause certainty: Definite - From: 1952-01-01 - To: 1977-01-01

Category: Natural - Cause: Vegetation/Crops/Trees - Cause certainty: High - Before: 2004-12-31

Category: Archaeological - Cause: Excavation (Hand) - Cause certainty: Definite - From: 1952-01-01 - To: 1977-01-01

Threat(s) to the resource
No threat assessment recorded
Threat category: Tourism/Visitor Activities
Potential cause: Occupation/Continued Use
Cause probability: Possible

Threat category: Natural
Potential cause: Vegetation/Crops/Trees
Cause probability: Possible


Designations

Designation and Protection Status

Type: UNESCO World Heritage List From: 1984-01-01

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