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‘Rough Map of the KATAR PENINSULA’ [‎164r] (1/2)

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The record is made up of 1 map sheet. It was created in 1937?. 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

Distinctive Features:

Title corrected to: ‘Sketch map of the QATAR PENINSULA’.

Relief shown by hachures.

Coast between Zubara and Jabel al Tabena outlined in red.

Numerous additions and corrections to place names and topographical features.

‘Al Doha’ underlined in blue crayon and ‘DOHAH’ added in later hand with coordinates inserted in pencil and annotation: ‘All these villages now form the town of Dohah the capital of QATAR’.

Extent and format
1 map sheet
Area map covers
Map loading...
Scale
approximately 1:250,000
Scale designator
Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 26° 20' 13.2" N, 50° 32' 8.88" E
Top-right: 26° 20' 13.2" N, 51° 38' 35.88" E
Bottom-left: 24° 28' 15.96" N, 50° 32' 8.88" E
Bottom-right: 24° 28' 15.96" N, 51° 38' 35.88" E
Physical characteristics

Material:

Pen and ink with wash on paper with additions in pencil

Dimensions:

765 x 460 mm

Written in
English in Latin script
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