‘Fig. 6 The Former Extension of Lake Urmia (after de Morgan)’

IOR/L/MIL/17/15/54, p 46A

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The record is made up of 1 map. It was created in 1918. 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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Map of the Lake Urmia produced to illustrate the geology of Mesopotamia and surrounding region based on Jacques de Morgan’s research. The extent of the Lake Urmia shore line during Pliocene shown by pecked line with the highest and lowest levels of the present lake indicated by red and blue line respectively.

Extent and format
1 map
Area map covers
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Scale
Scale approximately 1:1,600,000
Scale designator
Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 38° 24' 52.05" N, 44° 42' 36.8" E
Top-right: 38° 24' 52.05" N, 46° 22' 36.41" E
Bottom-left: 36° 43' 35.84" N, 44° 42' 36.8" E
Bottom-right: 36° 43' 35.84" N, 46° 22' 36.41" E
Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 216 x 141 mm

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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/L/MIL/17/15/54, p 46A

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1918 (CE, Gregorian)

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‘Fig. 6 The Former Extension of Lake Urmia (after de Morgan)’, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/MIL/17/15/54, p 46A, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023697839.0x000002> [accessed 17 December 2018]

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