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‘South Arabia. Anglo-Turkish Boundary. Sheet No. 2’ [‎38r] (1/2)

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The record is made up of 1 map. It was created in 1914. It was written in English. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.

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Printed at the Ordnance Survey Office, Southampton, 1914. Surveyed by the Anglo-Turkish Boundary Commission under Colonel R.A. Wahab, C.I.E., R.E. and Colonel Mustapha Remzi Bey. Signed by Sir Edward Grey and Ibrahim Hakki Pasha.

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Map issued as an Annex B to Anglo-Ottoman Convention of 3 June 1914. The line of demarcation of the boundary determined to separate the Yemen from the territory of the nine cantons of Aden shown in blue. Areas marked with Roman numerals are listed in table of reference and described in main body of the document.

Map's borders are lettered and numbered for reference with tables and a key to symbols and abbreviations in both English and Arabic. Includes index to adjoining sheets and a note on the survey’s sources.

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1 map
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Scale approximately 1:40,000
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Top-left: 13° 45' 11.27" N, 44° 20' 5.71" E
Top-right: 13° 45' 11.27" N, 44° 45' 29.22" E
Bottom-left: 13° 25' 13.16" N, 44° 20' 5.71" E
Bottom-right: 13° 25' 13.16" N, 44° 45' 29.22" E
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676 x 590 mm, on sheet 988 x 656 mm

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English in Latin script
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‘South Arabia. Anglo-Turkish Boundary. Sheet No. 2’ [‎38r] (1/2), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/741, f 38, in Qatar Digital Library <> [accessed 24 June 2019]

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