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‘Persia and Afghanistan. Map I’ [‎87r] (1/2)

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The record is made up of 1 map. It was created in 1928. 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 Documents collected in a private capacity. .

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War Office, April 1912. Additions, July 1918. Railways revised, October 1928. Geographical Section. General Staff. No. 2149.

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Relief shown by gradient tints and spot heights.

International boundaries coloured green with districts labelled. Shows various railways including lines under construction and proposed lines (i.e. the Trans-Iranian Railway completed in 1938). Contains table of reference.

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1 map
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approximately 1:4,055,040
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Top-left: 40° 43' 47.28" N, 42° 59' 46.68" E
Top-right: 40° 43' 47.28" N, 75° 33' 11.16" E
Bottom-left: 22° 59' 43.44" N, 42° 59' 46.68" E
Bottom-right: 22° 59' 43.44" N, 75° 33' 11.16" E
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494 x 763 mm, on sheet 573 x 832 mm

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English in Latin script
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‘Persia and Afghanistan. Map I’ [‎87r] (1/2), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/730, f 87, in Qatar Digital Library <> [accessed 23 July 2024]

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