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Decision : CONF 208 X.A
Saltaire (United Kingdom)

Property: Saltaire

Id. N°: 1028

State Party: United Kingdom

Criteria: C (ii) (iv)

The Committee inscribed the Saltaire on the World Heritage List under criteria (ii) and (iv):

Criterion (ii): Saltaire is an outstanding and well preserved example of a mid 19th century industrial town, the layout of which was to exert a major influence on the development of the "garden city" movement.

Criterion (iv): The layout and architecture of Saltaire admirably reflect mid 19th century philanthropic paternalism, as well as the important role played by the textile industry in economic and social development.

 

Documents
 Decisions Report
Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
Properties: Saltaire
Year: 2001
Decision Code: CONF 208 X.A