'SKETCH MAP OF QATAR PENINSULA'

IOR/R/15/2/416, f 23

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The record is made up of 1 map sheet. It was created in 1935?. It was written in English and Arabic. 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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Distinctive Features:

Relief shown by hachures.

Roads indicated by pecked lines. Shows Qatar and Bahrain.

The Southern border of Qatar is indicated by a thick pecked line.

Copy of the map enclosed to a letter on the question of the Southern limit of the Qatar Oil Concession sent by L. Lefroy at the Britannic House, London, to J.G. Laithwhite at the 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. , London, on 18 January 1935 (IOR/R/15/416, folio 4).

Inscriptions:

Toponyms are in English; Qatar and Dohah are also translated to Arabic.

Extent and format
1 map sheet
Area map covers
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Scale
1: 804,000
Scale designator
Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 26° 22' 48" N, 50° 22' 12" E
Top-right: 26° 22' 48" N, 51° 43' 12" E
Bottom-left: 24° 10' 12" N, 50° 22' 12" E
Bottom-right: 24° 10' 12" N, 51° 43' 12" E
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Physical characteristics

Materials: printed on paper

Dimensions: 402 x 250 mm; on sheet 415 x 299 mm.

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

Written in
English and Arabic in Latin and Arabic script
Type
Map

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Original held at
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

Archive reference
IOR/R/15/2/416, f 23

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Date(s)
1935? (CE, Gregorian)

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'SKETCH MAP OF QATAR PENINSULA', British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/2/416, f 23, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100024174977.0x000001> [accessed 23 August 2019]

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