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From industrial toil to tourism in Wales BBC News

Former industrial sites have been converted into museums to preserve Welsh heritage but they are also being reshaped and reinvented into unlikely tourist attractions, from adventure parks to

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7327 A RISING VALUES IN CONSERVATION OF URBAN TEXTURE

This study aims to reveal the importance of the industrial heritage sites and buildings which have been important components of the city since ancient periods for the physical and socio-economic development of the city. Keywords Industrial heritage, urban memory, deindustrialization, historical & cultural identities,

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MINES AND QUARRIES (TIPS) BILL (Hansard, 7 November

Following the precedent of the Mines and Quarries Act, 1954, the Bill imposes specific duties on managers and owners of mines and quarries. Very broadly, the manager of a mine will be responsible for the security of active, that is working tips, associated with his mine. Other tips are the responsibility of the owners. The Bill also extends the

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Legislation and Regulations SustainableOman

The Basic Law of Oman (RD ), which may be regarded as the constitution, considers the protection of the environment and prevention of pollution a social principle and responsibility of the State.. The principal framework legislation is the Law for the Protection of Environment and Prevention of Pollution (RD ).. This law prescribes strict penalties for the release of

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Evaluation of oil shale mining heritage in Estonia

Evaluation of oil shale mining heritage in Estonia K. Metsaots1, K. Sepp1 & K. A. Roose2 1Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Estonian University of Life Sciences, Estonia 2Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences, University of Tartu, Estonia Abstract The evaluation of mining heritage and landscapes has been a topic of worldwide

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Industrial Cornwall Guide

Extensive information on Cornwall's rich industrial history from fishing to mining to tourism. Being the far-flung western corner of the British Isles, Cornwall's isolation from the rest of the country has long been a mixed blessing and its industrial heritage is no exception.

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Wales' slate-mining heartland is Britain's choice to be

Slate mines across northwest Wales could soon join the Grand Canyon and the Great Barrier Reef as World Heritage sites. The Welsh slate landscape has been chosen as the UK's preferred nomination

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The Heritage Tourist Experience Professor Dallen J

This three volume reference series provides an authoritative and comprehensive set of volumes collecting together the most influential articles and papers on tourism, heritage and culture. The papers have been selected and introduced by Dallen Timothy, one of the leading international scholars in tourism research. The second volume 'The Heritage Tourist Experience' focuses on the nature of the

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Mount Gibraltar Trachyte Quarries Complex Wikipedia

The Mount Gibraltar Quarries are a significant industrial landscape. Although overgrown, with many elements relocated, the quarries retain many elements of their industrial heritage including; scars of the quarrying that show how the stone was removed (plug and feather technique), machinery and the remains of trackways and tramways.

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Florina Turism Industrial Dep Petrosani Tourism

Florina Turism Industrial Dep Petrosani Free download as File (.pdf), Text File (.txt) or read online for free.

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From industrial toil to tourism in Wales BBC News

There are still plenty of clues to the area's industrial past nearby, such as abandoned forges and giant lumps of iron slag. Industrial tourism is not just about the past. Attractions are

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What should we do with Australia's 50,000 abandoned

Wandering around Australia, you might want to watch your step — the country currently has more than 50,000 abandoned mines. Some represent a significant threat from contamination; others may

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Mines and quarries Industrial heritage tourism Limestone Quarries as Refuges for European Xerophilous Butterflies Vegetation succession in basalt quarries Pattern on a landscape scale Assessing the benefits of reclaiming urban quarries a CVM analysis. Spontaneous succession in limestone quarries as an effective restoration tool for

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Industry in Cornwall Cornwall Heritage Trust

Industry in Cornwall. A brief history from the industrial Revolution to the present day. The industrial revolution had a huge impact on Cornwall and the county at this time was amongst the most industrialized part of the UK, if not the world.

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The Heritage Tourist Experience Professor Dallen J

The Heritage Tourist Experience by Professor Dallen J. Timothy,, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Britain's Heritage Railways Rail Books

Andy Chard's book contains up-to-date information on every standard gauge heritage railway in Great Britain. More than 100 railways are listed which, together have restored and preserved hundreds of miles of railway lines and thousands of items of rolling stock. Each

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The Heritage Tourist Experience Critical Essays, Volume

This three volume reference series provides an authoritative and comprehensive set of volumes collecting together the most influential articles and papers on tourism, heritage and culture. The papers have been selected and introduced by Dallen Timothy, one of the leading international scholars in to

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Welsh slate World Heritage Stone Specialist

In parts of Gwynedd the slate mines are still major employers, contributing significantly to the economy of the area. Talking during her visit to the National Slate Museum in Llanberis the Minister for Arts, Heritage & Tourism said "The in-credible slate landscape is hugely significant to north-west Wales and its industrial heritage."

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Application of GNSS and GIS in mining tourism

The importance of spatial information in mining tourism stimulates mainly the fact that at present the focus is to improve the visibility of mining heritage. The article presents possibilities of GNSS and GIS for data collection and post processing of spatia l information to support the activities of mining tourism.

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Mining in the United Kingdom Wikipedia

Mining in the United Kingdom produces a wide variety of fossil fuels, metals, and industrial minerals due to its complex geology. In 2013, there were over 2,000 active mines, quarries, and offshore drilling sites on the continental land mass of the United Kingdom producing £34bn of

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HERITAGE TOURISM Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia

(Wahab, Salah, 1996, Balancing Culture Heritage Conservation and Sustainable Development Through Tourism, Wiendu Nuryanti (ed.), 1997, Tourism and Heritage Management, Yogyakarta UGM.p.61) "in tourism, heritage has come to mean not only landscapes, natural history, buildings, artifacts, cultural traditions and the like, which are literally or

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Extra expo study by Macael Turismo

Study about marble in Europe Its relevance throughout history, major territories dedicated to the extraction and processing, and its tourist potential. This study was done in the framework of the

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Forgotten industrial relations The Irish Times

Forgotten industrial relations Sat, Feb 22, 2003, 0000 For centuries, the Irish landscape was mined for valuable natural resources, such as iron, marble and even gold, and today, there is a

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Processes of Reinterpretation of Mining Heritage the

Albina Pashkevich Dalarna University Sweden . She is a senior lecturer in Human Geography at Dalarna University, Sweden. Her research interest include investigations concerning tourism development based on the Swedish mining heritage, with the specific focus on the institutional structures and questions of interpretation of heritage for the use in tourism.

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MANAGEMENT OF MINING, QUARRYING AND ORE-PROCESSING

legislation on mines and quarries Identification of the environmental risks associated with such waste requires the characterisation and quantification of their different types but also an assessment of the vulnerability of the specific environments contingent upon the geological and hydrogeological conditions and peripheral targets. 1

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Industrial Heritage Management (IHM). Inquadramento di

Industrial Heritage Management (IHM). Inquadramento di un campo di studio emergente attraverso la revisione della letteratura / Industrial Heritage Management (IHM). An overview of an emerging field of study through the literature review

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DELIMITACIÓN CONCEPTUAL Y CONSIDERACIONES EN

El tránsito de la sociedad moderna a la sociedad posmoderna está contribuyendo a transformar la demanda turística. Actualmente se percibe en la sociedad una búsqueda de equilibrio entre el hombre y su entorno natural y sociocultural. Este proceso tiene reflejo en el turismo que se encuentra en una etapa de madurez, marcada por el cuestionamiento del modelo tradicional de sol y playa, la

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Journal of Economics and Political Economy

Abstract. The tourism industry and creative economy in Cirebon can not be separated from the historical aspect of the city's growth and development as silk lines in the spread of Islam, trade, and acculturation is very smooth so that the ethnic diversification becomes

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Temporal-spatial distribution of mining heritages in China

Abstract The officially protected site/entity system has proved to be the most influential protection mechanism concerning the cultural heritage in modern China. This paper established a database for mining heritage of China by searching and extracting mining heritage items from lists of officially protected sites/entities announced by governments at all levels.

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Mining Heritages in the Perspective of World Heritage

Mining Heritages in the Perspective of World Heritage Xiang-yi DAI( ), Wei-min QUE( ) College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China

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