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heritage site (ˈhɛrɪtɪdʒ saɪt) 



  1. a historical site, a building, or an area of the unspoilt natural environment, considered to be important to a country or area's heritage   ⇒ the problems of managing heritage sites of this type, Island residents are campaigning to save what they say is an important heritage site.
  2. See a world heritage site

Example Sentences Including 'heritage site'

But in the NCC's hands, it's a potential heritage site waiting to happen somewhere down the road.
Ottawa Sun (2003)
In 1986 Stonehenge was designated a world heritage site , on a par with the Great Wall of China, the Pyramids at Giza and the Grand Canyon.
Times, Sunday Times (2004)
Now Kliptown looks set to become a "distinctive national and international heritage site ".
SA Star (2005)
The tours have also prompted the cmc to take up the renovation of a part of the Rajbari, a renowned heritage site.
India Today (1997)
Working in a conservation area on an architectural heritage site has its challenges.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)


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