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A small district on the mainland of Persia immediately to the north-east of Būsheher Town; it is enclosed betweon the Rūd-hilleh River on the norfcli, the Rūd-hilleh. District on the west, the Būshehr harbour on the south and the Dashtistān District on the east, and is in the jurisdiction of the Governor of the Gulf Ports . Angali is said to have been at one time a part of the Dashtistān District and to have been detached from it for administrative reasons.

Extent and physical characteristics. —The length of Angāli is about 15 miles from…

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“ANGĀLI”, in: Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, Oman and Central Arabia Online, Edited by: Brill. Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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