'GENERAL OUTLINE MAP OF THE PERSIAN GULF Showing Submarine Cables and the Principal Places mentioned in the Report.'

IOR/L/PS/20/64, f 55

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The record is made up of 1 map. It was created in 1903. 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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The map shows parts of the Arabian Peninsula, Persia, Afghanistan and Baluchistan, indicating major settlements and the routes of named submarine cables 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. , the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea. The map also indicates hydrology and frontier lines.

An inset map drawn at a scale of approximately 1:66,000 is entitled, 'Musandim Promontory. (Enlarged)'.

The map is Map 1 in ' 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. and Gulf of Oman' (Naval Intelligence Department No. 694), 1903. A printing statement reads, 'Weller & Graham Ltd. Litho, London.'.

Extent and format
1 map
Area map covers
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Scale
Scale not given
Scale designator
Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 34° 0' 0" N, 44° 0' 0" E
Top-right: 34° 0' 0" N, 63° 0' 0" E
Bottom-left: 23° 0' 0" N, 44° 0' 0" E
Bottom-right: 23° 0' 0" N, 63° 0' 0" E
Physical characteristics

Materials: Printed in colour on paper

Dimensions: 456 x 703mm, on sheet 527 x 753mm

Written in
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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Unrestricted

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IOR/L/PS/20/64, f 55

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1903 (CE, Gregorian)

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