Sketch of Doha and the proposed site of Decca station

IOR/R/15/2/459, f 65

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The record is made up of 1 map sheet. It was created in 1949?. 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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Shows Doha and the nearby area, including the proposed site of Decca station.

Enclosed is a letter from the General Manager of Bahrain Petroleum Company Limited requesting to the Sheikh of Qatar the lease of the land for an electronic survey Station, on 22 May 1949 (IOR/R/15/2/459, folios 60-64).

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1 map sheet
Area map covers
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Scale designator
Horizontal
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 25° 21' 16.25" N, 51° 30' 35.94" E
Top-right: 25° 21' 16.25" N, 51° 38' 34.87" E
Bottom-left: 25° 15' 8.64" N, 51° 30' 35.94" E
Bottom-right: 25° 15' 8.64" N, 51° 38' 34.87" E
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Materials: photocopy of a drawing

Dimensions: 277 x 218 mm.

Foliation: The map has been foliated in the top right hand corner with a pencil number enclosed in a circle.

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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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IOR/R/15/2/459, f 65

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1949? (CE, Gregorian)

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Sketch of Doha and the proposed site of Decca station, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/2/459, f 65, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023832942.0x000001> [accessed 28 January 2020]

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