'Report on Kurdistan' [97v] (199/220)
The record is made up of 1 volume (106 folios). It was created in 1911. 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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A village of the district of Baneh. It is on the road from Baneh to Sardasht
at 4 farsakhs from Baneh. From here a road branches off towards Alut 4 farsakhs
distant. It is the chief place of the Dastelal sub-district.— (Customs.)
Ancient name of Senna (q.v.).
See Tribes of Kurdistan.
A prominent peak in the Kurdistan range of mountains to the south of the
range as seen from the Garran pass 15 miles east of Merivan on the road to
Shaikh Attar. Trees and shrubs cease entirely on the east slopes, where a good
deal of shale crops up on the hills.— (Gerard.)
A mountain of Ardalan west of Faki-Sulaiman, which is 35 miles south-west
of Senna.— (Gerard.)
A village of the district of Eilak.
A prominent mountain, 5 miles west by north of Faki-Sulaiman and about
30 south-west of Senna.— (Gerard.)
A village of the district of Baneh. It is on the road from Baneh to Taivan
at f farsakh from Baneh.—(CWoms.)
A village of the district of Merivan. It is to the right of Jelileh which is
itself on the Menvan-Senna road.— (Customs.)
SIVEJ or SUEJ (Baneh)—
A village of the district of Baneh. It is in the Gardaneh Khan at 34 farsakhs
" '• 1 "-"“S
„ A , of t. 1 * district of Merivan. It is } farmkh from Merivan on the
road to Badalan in Turkey. Proprietor : Mu’tamad.— (Customs.)
A village of the district of Merivan It is to the right of the road from Merivan
to Penjvin at 1J farsakhs from Merivan and 2J from Penjvin.— (Custom*.)
SU (Hubitu) —
A village of the district of Hubitu.— (Government list.)
A village of the district of Baneh. It is on the road from Baneh to
Sardasht at 1 farsakh from Baneh.— (Customs.)
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Confidential report compiled by Hyacinth Louis Rabino. The report was printed in Simla at the Government Monotype Press, 1911.
The report is divided into three parts (I-III), as follows:
Part I: Geographical and Commercial Notes (folios 6-39) with sections on the province of Kurdistan (including information on cultivation, population, revenue, roads, imports/exports, and the capital, Senna), its tribes (including statistics on population, land, and residences), rivers, and mountains, and appendices comprised of government lists of villages.
Part II: History (folios 40-54) with a chart showing the Valis and Provincial Governors of Kurdistan for the years 1169-1905 (folio 41).
Part III: Gazetteer of Kurdistan (folios 55-104) arranged alphabetically.
At the back of the volume is a glossary (folios 105-06) including notes on the weights used in Kurdistan.
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