'PROPOSED COAL DEPOT KOWEIT. BLOCK PLAN'

IOR/L/PS/10/49, f 105

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The record is made up of 1 plan. It was created in 11 Sep 1910. 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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Plan of the proposed coal depot at Koweit [Kuwait].

The plan is an accompaniment to letter no. 2461 from Lieutenant-Colonel Percy Zachariah Cox, Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. in the Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea area between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. Often referred to as The Gulf or the Arabian Gulf. , to the Secretary to the Government of India in the Foreign Department, Simla, dated 11 September 1910 (a copy of the letter appears on folio 100). A note in crayon on the verso The back of a paper sheet or leaf. of the map states that it was sent with the Secretary's letter of 13 October 1910.

The plan shows coal godowns, proposed pier, and 'Shaik's [Shaikh's] Coal Shed'.

Additionally, there is a 'Section on Y.Z.' (scale: vertical 10 feet = 1 inch; horizontal 60 feet = 1 inch) inscribed 'Copied from plan of Shweikh made by Officers of H.M.S. Lapwing (July 1909)'.

Extent and format
1 plan
Scale
1:40
Scale designator
Horizontal
It is part of
Physical characteristics

Materials: printed on paper.

Dimensions: 680 x 1,010 mm.

Foliation: the plan has been foliated with the number 105 written in pencil enclosed in a circle in the top right corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. side of the folio.

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English in Latin script
Type
Plan

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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

Archive reference
IOR/L/PS/10/49, f 105
Former external reference(s)
Reg. No. 3071 E., 10. -H. -40.

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11 Sep 1910 (CE, Gregorian)

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