Sketch map of Bahrain and surrounding ports

IOR/R/15/1/319, f 113

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The record is made up of 1 map sheet. It was created in 1920. 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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This is a printed version of a sketch map hold at IOR/R/15/1/319, folio 100.

Shows western shores of the Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea area between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. Often referred to as The Gulf or the Arabian Gulf. with key regional ports marked and underlined in red. The map was produced to illustrate the debate over the port of Zubara, Qatar.

Below In the left-hand corner below neat line: ‘S.D.O. no. 2794, February 1920.’

Extent and format
1 map sheet
Area map covers
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Scale
not given
Scale designator
Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 26° 57' 39.96" N, 49° 36' 39.96" E
Top-right: 26° 57' 39.96" N, 51° 56' 46.32" E
Bottom-left: 23° 54' 58.68" N, 49° 36' 39.96" E
Bottom-right: 23° 54' 58.68" N, 51° 56' 46.32" E
Physical characteristics

Dimensions:

168 x 145 mm, on sheet 342 x 200 mm

Written in
English in Latin script
Type
Map

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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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Unrestricted

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IOR/R/15/1/319, f 113

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1920 (CE, Gregorian)

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Sketch map of Bahrain and surrounding ports, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/319, f 113, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023477512.0x000001> [accessed 7 December 2019]

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