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‘Panorama from Zubair Gate, Basrah. Shewing the Flooded Desert and Various Convoy Routes to Old Basrah and Shaiba’ [‎44] (1/1)

The record is made up of 1 view. It was created in Jun 1915. 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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Imprint:

General Staff India. S.D.O. No. 1251, June, 1915.

Distinctive Features:

View of Shaiba battlefield and surrounding area issued as an ‘Appendix 14’ to illustrate British military operations on the 13th April 1915 with landmarks labelled for reference.

Bottom right hand corner: ‘(Sd.) G.F.R. Wingate, Captain R.A., 20-4-1915’.

Marked ‘For Official Use Only’.

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1 view
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Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 30° 26' 56.18" N, 47° 35' 41.56" E
Top-right: 30° 26' 56.18" N, 47° 45' 5.16" E
Bottom-left: 30° 19' 41.54" N, 47° 35' 41.56" E
Bottom-right: 30° 19' 41.54" N, 47° 45' 5.16" E
Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 171 x 557 mm

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‘Panorama from Zubair Gate, Basrah. Shewing the Flooded Desert and Various Convoy Routes to Old Basrah and Shaiba’ [‎44] (1/1), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/MIL/17/15/95, p 44, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023699676.0x00003b> [accessed 14 December 2018]

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