Skip to item: of 70
Information about this record Back to top
Open in Universal viewer
Open in Mirador IIIF viewer

‘Map No. I. Sketch Map of Shaiba Defences’ [‎45] (1/1)

This item is part of

The record is made up of 1 map. 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.


This transcription is created automatically. It may contain errors.

Apply page layout

MAP No. 1

About this item



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

Distinctive Features:

Title continues: ‘To Accompany General Fry’s Report vide Page 7’.

Map of Shaiba and vicinity produced to illustrate the movements of Turkish military forces on the night 12-13th April 1915. Shows the location of various brigades with positions of fire, support and reserve trenches indicated by symbols and explained in a key at the upper right-hand corner.

Bottom right hand corner: ‘(Sd.) E.G. Dunn, Captain, Brigade Major, Shaiba Garrison’.

Marked ‘For Official Use Only’.

Extent and format
1 map
Area map covers
Map loading...
Scale approximately 1:7,200
Scale designator
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 30° 25' 26.67" N, 47° 36' 11.22" E
Top-right: 30° 25' 26.67" N, 47° 39' 56.17" E
Bottom-left: 30° 21' 58.06" N, 47° 36' 11.22" E
Bottom-right: 30° 21' 58.06" N, 47° 39' 56.17" E
Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 404 x 310 mm, on sheet 484 x 374 mm

Written in
English in Latin script
View the complete information for this record

Use and share this item

Share this item
Cite this item in your research

‘Map No. I. Sketch Map of Shaiba Defences’ [‎45] (1/1), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/MIL/17/15/95, p 45, in Qatar Digital Library <> [accessed 21 August 2019]

Link to this item
Embed this item

Copy and paste the code below into your web page where you would like to embed the image.

<meta charset="utf-8"><a href="">‘Map No. I. Sketch Map of Shaiba Defences’ [&lrm;45] (1/1)</a>
<a href="">
	<img src="!280,240/0/default.jpg" alt="" />
IIIF details

This record has a IIIF manifest available as follows. If you have a compatible viewer you can drag the icon to load it. in Universal viewerOpen in Mirador viewerMore options for embedding images

Use and reuse
Download this image