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Map of the South-Eastern Part of the Arabian Peninsula [‎189av] (2/2)

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The record is made up of 1 map. It was created in c 1940. 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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Map depicting the south-eastern part of the Arabian Peninsula, from Aden in the south-west to Qatar in the north-east. The map features various existing and proposed lines relating to the south and south-eastern boundary of Saudi Arabia, including those bordering Qatar, the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman, and the Aden Protectorate. There are thirteen lines and they are described in a table of references. The lines include the following: the 'blue' and 'violet' lines (boundary lines that formed part of the Anglo-Ottoman Conventions, concluded in 1913 and 1914 respectively); the Aden boundary line (delimited in 1903-1905 and confirmed in the Anglo-Ottoman Convention of 1914); Ibn Saud's [‘Abd al-‘Azīz bin ‘Abd al-Raḥmān bin Fayṣal Āl Sa‘ūd] 'Ojair line' (established in November 1922); further proposed lines dating from 1935 and 1937.

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1 map
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Top-left: 28° 7' 48.36" N, 43° 0' 41.4" E
Top-right: 28° 7' 48.36" N, 59° 59' 7.44" E
Bottom-left: 12° 24' 15.84" N, 43° 0' 41.4" E
Bottom-right: 12° 24' 15.84" N, 59° 59' 7.44" E
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Map of the South-Eastern Part of the Arabian Peninsula [‎189av] (2/2), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/W/L/PS/12/2139 (ii), in Qatar Digital Library <> [accessed 21 October 2019]

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