Sewell Mining Town

Brief description

Sewell Mining Town was built by the Braden Copper company in 1905 to house workers at what was to become the world’s largest underground copper mine, El Teniente

Unesco WHS list ref:  1214

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Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works

Brief description

Humberstone and Santa Laura works contain over 200 former saltpeter works where workers from Chile, Peru and Bolivia lived in company towns and forged a distinctive communal pampinos culture.

Unesco WHS list ref:  1178

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Rapa Nui National Park

Brief description

Rapa Nui, the indigenous name of Easter Island, bears witness to a unique cultural phenomenon. A society of Polynesian origin that settled there c. A.D. 300 established a powerful, imaginative and original tradition of monumental sculpture and architecture, free from any external influence.

Unesco WHS list ref:  715

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Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System

Brief description

This site is an extensive Inca communication, trade and defence network of roads covering 30,000 km, constructed by the Incas over several centuries.

Unesco WHS list ref:  1459

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If this site includes the trail up to Macchu Pichu, then I have cards, will investigate before scanning!

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