Map of Kuwait Bay

IOR/R/15/1/708, f 7

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The record is made up of 1 map sheet. It was created in c 1946. 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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Distinctive Features:

The Northern portion of map only, lacking publisher’s imprint.

Depths shown by soundings. Notations to ensure efficient and safe navigation of Kuwait bay cover the face of the map. Additions in black, red and blue ink including 'Formal drawing of Kuwait Bay' inserted in the upper left-hand corner of sheet, base line and points of interest, lettered for reference but lacking a key.

Extent and format
1 map sheet
Area map covers
Map loading...
Scale
not given
Scale designator
Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 29° 39' 34.01" N, 47° 32' 38.75" E
Top-right: 29° 39' 34.01" N, 48° 30' 11.75" E
Bottom-left: 29° 0' 15.73" N, 47° 32' 38.75" E
Bottom-right: 29° 0' 15.73" N, 48° 30' 11.75" E
Physical characteristics

Dimensions:

302 x 693 mm

Written in
English in Latin script
Type
Archival item

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Original held at
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
Access conditions

Unrestricted

Archive reference
IOR/R/15/1/708, f 7

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Date(s)
c 1946 (CE, Gregorian)

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Map of Kuwait Bay, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/708, f 7, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023122205.0x000001> [accessed 21 August 2019]

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