Shushtar Historical Hydraulic SystemPosted May 9, 2022 by Jan
May 9, 2022
Excerpts from UNESCO World Heritage Convention:
The Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System demonstrates outstanding universal value. In its present form it dates from the 3rd century CE, probably on older bases from the 5th century BCE.
It is as rich in its diversity of civil engineering structures and its constructions as in the diversity of its uses (urban water supply, mills, irrigation, river transport, and defensive system). …