'SKETCH MAP OF THE UNSURVEYED QATAR PENINA FROM THE BEST AVAILABLE AUTHORITIES SHOWING THE DISPUTED BOUNDARY'

IOR/W/L/PS/12/2140 (iii)

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The record is made up of 1 map. It was created in 1934. 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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Sketch map produced by the War Office, showing eastern Saudi Arabia and the Qatar Peninsula (abbreviated as 'Penina' on the map). The map depicts various existing and proposed lines for the boundary of Saudi Arabia and Qatar, including four printed lines, which are labelled below the map, plus a fifth line drawn in green crayon, which is unlabelled.

Extent and format
1 map
Area map covers
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Scale
1:1,000,000
Scale designator
Horizontal
Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 26° 58' 24.6" N, 49° 0' 16.2" E
Top-right: 26° 58' 24.6" N, 52° 0' 33.48" E
Bottom-left: 24° 0' 13.68" N, 49° 0' 16.2" E
Bottom-right: 24° 0' 13.68" N, 52° 0' 33.48" E
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Physical characteristics

Materials: Printed on paper with manuscript additions in pencil and crayon.

Dimensions: 273 x 302mm, on sheet 455 x 418mm.

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

Archive reference
IOR/W/L/PS/12/2140 (iii)

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1934 (CE, Gregorian)

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'SKETCH MAP OF THE UNSURVEYED QATAR PENINA FROM THE BEST AVAILABLE AUTHORITIES SHOWING THE DISPUTED BOUNDARY', British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/W/L/PS/12/2140 (iii), in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100076861396.0x000001> [accessed 15 December 2019]

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