Date of imagery: 02 Apr 2011

Heritage Resource E27

Resource Summary

Resource ID
EAMENA-0116639
Names
قصر بشير ( Toponym )
MEGA-Jordan 12744 ( Designation )
JADIS 2408007 ( Designation )
World Heritage Tentative List 1553 ( Designation )
Qasr Bshir ( Toponym )
Castra Praetorii Mobeni ( Toponym )
Overall Site Certainty
Definite
Site function(s)
Defensive/Fortification ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Cultural periods
Roman (Levant/Mesopotamia) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )

Classification

Feature forms within Heritage Resource
Structure ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Feature intepretations within Heritage Resource
Fort/Fortress/Castle ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )

Condition

Overall condition of resource
Good
Overall disturbance extent
11-30%
Types of disturbances affecting the resource
Archaeological - Cause: Clearance (Hand) - From: 1976-01-01 - To: 1976-12-31
Archaeological - Cause: Excavation (Hand) - From: 1982-01-01 - To: 1982-12-31
Natural - Cause: Seismic Activity - To: 2003-10-13
Status/Display/Monumental - Cause: Graffiti - To: 2007-08-19
Potential impact factors on the resource
Looting - Potential cause: Excavation (Hand)
Status/Display/Monumental - Potential cause: Graffiti
Natural - Potential cause: Seismic Activity

Designations

Designation and Protection Status

Type: MEGA-Jordan From: 2010-07-01
Type: JADIS From: 1994-09-30
Type: UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List From: 2001-06-18

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