Date of imagery: 16 Mar 2013

Heritage Resource E27

Resource Summary

Resource ID
EAMENA-0096682
Names
زبيد‎‎ ( Toponym )
Historic Town of Zabid ( Designation )
World Heritage List 611 ( Designation )
Zabīd ( Toponym )
Overall Site Certainty
Definite
Site function(s)
Religious ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Funerary/Memorial ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Defensive/Fortification ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Hydrological ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Industrial/Productive ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Domestic ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Cultural periods
Islamic (Arabia/Levant/Mesopotamia/Iran) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )

Classification

Feature forms within Heritage Resource
Bank/Wall ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Bank/Wall ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 100 to 500 ( Number )
Pit/Shaft/Tunnel ( Form Type ) High ( Certainty ) 2 to 5 ( Number )
Structure ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 500+ ( Number )
Feature intepretations within Heritage Resource
Fort/Fortress/Castle ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Mosque/Imam/Marabout ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 51 to 100 ( Number )
Mosque/Madrasa Complex ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 2 to 5 ( Number )
Palace/High Status Complex ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Production/Processing (Unclassified) ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )
Ramparts/Fortification/Defensive Earthwork ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Settlement/Habitation Site ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Tomb/Grave/Burial ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )

Condition

Overall condition of resource
Fair
Overall disturbance extent
11-30%
Types of disturbances affecting the resource
Domestic - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - From: 2002-11-24 - To: 2004-05-07
Development - Cause: Construction - From: 2004-05-07 - To: 2010-10-07
Domestic - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - From: 2004-05-07 - To: 2010-10-07
Archaeological - Cause: Excavation (Hand) - From: 1982-01-01 - To: 2011-12-31
Hydrological - Cause: Construction - From: 2010-10-07 - To: 2013-01-20
Domestic - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - From: 2010-10-07 - To: 2013-01-20
Domestic - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - From: 2013-01-20 - To: 2013-08-18
Domestic - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - From: 2013-08-18 - To: 2013-12-11
Domestic - Cause: Construction - From: 2013-12-11 - To: 2015-01-12
Development - Cause: Construction - From: 2013-12-11 - To: 2015-01-12
Domestic - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - From: 2013-12-11 - To: 2015-01-12
Domestic - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - From: 2015-01-12 - To: 2015-03-12
Domestic - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - From: 2015-03-12 - To: 2016-03-21
Potential impact factors on the resource
Development - Potential cause: Construction
Military - Potential cause: Explosion/Heavy Weaponry
Military - Potential cause: Gunfire/Light Weaponry
Domestic - Potential cause: Occupation/Continued Use

Designations

Designation and Protection Status

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

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