'Tracing for Degree Sheet No. 3N – Turkey in Asia. Basra (4th Edition, 1916)'

IOR/R/15/1/542, f 136

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The record is made up of 1 map. It was created in c 1941. 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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Blueprint of a map issued by War Office in 1916 ‘Turkey in Asia: Basrah Sheet No 3N, Reg. No 1519’, enclosed with a letter no. 188-S dated 21th December 1941.

Shows area south of Basrah from Zubair [Az Zubayr] to Umm Qasr with location of wells, marshy areas and routes including a foot path along the Wadi Al-Batin. Title inserted in hand along the bottom margin.

Extent and format
1 map
Area map covers
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Scale
Scale 1:253,440
Scale designator
Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 30° 27' 13.99" N, 47° 27' 20.73" E
Top-right: 30° 27' 13.99" N, 48° 0' 29.66" E
Bottom-left: 29° 59' 40.48" N, 47° 27' 20.73" E
Bottom-right: 29° 59' 40.48" N, 48° 0' 29.66" E
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Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 270 x 346 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
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Unrestricted

Archive reference
IOR/R/15/1/542, f 136

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Date(s)
c 1941 (CE, Gregorian)
Places
Basra

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