‘SKETCH MAP OF PERSIAN GULF.’

IOR/L/PS/10/1276, f 445

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The record is made up of 1 map. It was created in c 1929. 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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This sketch map shows 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. , and the surrounding land. Place names are given, borders are indicated by dashed lines, and the map includes a key indicating how the following features are represented on the map: stopping places of Imperial Airways; the fast mail service by sea; the slow mail service by sea; roads passable by motor traffic; caravan routes; railways; and railways under construction.

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1 map
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Orientation
North
Degree coordinates
Top-left: 33° 14' 49.2" N, 46° 0' 11.16" E
Top-right: 33° 14' 49.2" N, 64° 44' 44.88" E
Bottom-left: 20° 55' 28.56" N, 46° 0' 11.16" E
Bottom-right: 20° 55' 28.56" N, 64° 44' 44.88" E
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Physical characteristics

Materials: Printed in black and white on paper

Dimensions: 201 x 276mm on sheet 240 x 413mm

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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IOR/L/PS/10/1276, f 445

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c 1929 (CE, Gregorian)

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‘SKETCH MAP OF PERSIAN GULF.’, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/PS/10/1276, f 445, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100079030362.0x000001> [accessed 21 November 2019]

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