ISSN: 1994-4721

Author : Abdulhussain Alaidana, Abbas

The importance of preserving the cultural heritage of the city of Zubayr

Qassem Matar Abd Al-Khalidi; Abbas Abdulhussain Alaidana

Basra studies journal, Volume 11, Issue 1994, Pages 211-222

are archaeological sites and the majority of the residential houses of architectural heritage in the town of Zubayr, which returns to the Ottoman period of Islamic history, and therefore this study focused on those buildings are not important on the one hand and being exposed to the dangers that threaten its survival on the other. This study examined statistics of the number and locations of these buildings and indicate the status of construction through a field study in reviving the city's different, as was revealed the dangers faced by Kalhedm, vandalism and misuse and other problems you are experiencing, The study showed the obstacles facing operations to maintain those buildings from through a questionnaire to residents of houses archaeological study concludes that there are significant dangers require rapid intervention and the real deal from those responsible for maintaining them and ensure their survival, and in this regard, the study suggests some solutions and recommendations that would overcome these obstacles and contribute to preserve the archaeological sites and monuments in the city Zubair