‘Map showing (A) Air Routes, established and projected; (B) Islands in the Persian Gulf; (C) Boundaries of Kuwait and Trucial Area. Map II'

IOR/R/15/1/730, f 88

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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.

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Content

Imprint:

Printed at the War Office, October 1928. Geographical Section. General Staff. No. 3869.

Distinctive Features:

Relief shown by gradient tints and spot heights.

Classified "Secret".

Shows various air routes with established aerodromes, proposed refuelling and emergency stations. International boundaries coloured with a table of reference and an explanatory note provided at the lower right of map.

Coastline and islands outlined in pencil.

Extent and format
1 map
Area map covers
Map loading...
Scale
Scale approximately 1:4,000,000
Scale designator
Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 32° 2' 40.2" N, 43° 55' 9.12" E
Top-right: 32° 2' 40.2" N, 70° 2' 16.44" E
Bottom-left: 20° 2' 31.56" N, 43° 55' 9.12" E
Bottom-right: 20° 2' 31.56" N, 70° 2' 16.44" E
Physical characteristics

Dimensions:

331 x 700 mm, on sheet 417 x 763 mm

Written in
English in Latin script
Type
Map

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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/15/1/730, f 88

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Date(s)
1928 (CE, Gregorian)

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‘Map showing (A) Air Routes, established and projected; (B) Islands in the Persian Gulf; (C) Boundaries of Kuwait and Trucial Area. Map II', British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/730, f 88, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023133704.0x000002> [accessed 22 March 2019]

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