S. B. Moir
Introduction
Stuart Byres Moir
Arrangement

Catalogue
1. Articles
2. Photographic Material
(i) Egypt
(ii) Sudan
Reference code: GB-0033-SAD
Title: S. B. Moir
Dates of creation: ca.1922-1971
Extent: 3 files
Held by: Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections
Created by: S. B. Moir
Language: English

Stuart Byres Moir

(fl. 1914-1971)

1914-1923Egyptian Irrigation Service, Upper Egypt
1923-1939Sudan Irrigation Service
1923-1924Assistant Director of Works, Headquarters, Khartoum
1925Assistant Director of Works, Malakal, Upper White Nile Division
1927-1934Technical Assistant to Inspector of Irrigation, Malakal, Upper White Nile Division
1935-1939Director of Works, Malakal, Upper White Nile Division
1939Retired from Sudan service


Arrangement

1. Articles
2. Photographic Material
3. Printed Material

Accession details

Presented by Mr Moir, 1971

Catalogue
1. Articles
SAD.635/7/1-21
1971
Article by Moir entitled “Irrigation on the Nile”, describing the work of the Egyptian Irrigation Service (SAD 635/7/1-5); King Fu`ad's tour of Upper Egypt in 1922 (SAD 635/7/5-6); the Aswan dam (SAD 635/7/6-9); Moir's transfer to the Irrigation Service in Upper White Nile (SD 635/7/9); setting up the discharge site at Nimule with W.D. Mackintosh (SAD 635/7/11-13); Malakal and environs (SAD 635/7/13-15); Veveno-Pibor scheme (SAD 635/7/16); surveying Pibor with W.D. Mackintosh (SAD 635/7/16-17); experimental dredging and earth bank building (SAD 635/7/18-19); wildlife (SAD 635/7/19-21)
2. Photographic Material
(i) Egypt
SAD.632/15/1-12
1922
Photographs of Kind Fu`ad's trip to Upper Egypt, Batiana and Nag Hamadi:
SAD.632/15/1-3
1922
King Fu`ad arriving on the steamer S.S. Arabia during his visit to Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/4
1922
Crowd of people awaiting the arrival of King Fu`ad at Batiana during his visit to Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/5
1922
King Fu`ad passing through the Nag Hamadi railway bridge on board the steamer S.S. Arabia during his visit to Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/6
1922
Group of Arab camelmen on a bank of the Nile awaiting the arrival of King Fu`ad during his visit to Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/7
1922
Crowd of people at Nag Hamadi waiting outside a sugar refinery decorated with flags and lights for the visit to Upper Egypt of King Fu`ad
SAD.632/15/8-9
1922
Arab men on camelback at Nag Hamadi during King Fu`ad's visit to Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/10
1922
Camel wearing a decorated saddle during King Fu`ad's visit to Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/11-12
1922
Man riding on a horse wearing a decorated bridle during King Fu`ad's visit to Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/13-20
[ca. 1914-1923]
Photographs of temples at Philae and Luxor, Egypt:
SAD.632/15/13-16
1914-1923
Partially submerged temple at Philae
SAD.632/15/17
1914-1923
Avenue of sphinxes at Karnak
SAD.632/15/18
1914-1923
Valley of the Kings at Dar al-Bahari, site of the temple and tomb of Queen Hatshepsut and the tomb of Tut Ankh Amen
SAD.632/15/19
1914-1923
Ramesseum, Thebes
SAD.632/15/20
1914-1923
Temple ruins, with the obelisk of Queen Hatshepsut on the right, Karnak
SAD.632/15/21-28
[ca. 1914-1923]
Photographs of Nile boats in Upper Egypt:
SAD.632/15/21
1914-1923
Man furling the sail of a felucca or quyasah on the Nile in Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/22-23,25-27
1914-1923
Feluccas or quyasahs sailing on the Nile in Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/24
1914-1923
Quyasah carrying a cargo of water jars on the Nile in Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/28
1914-1923
Ferry boat sailing on the Nile in Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/29-34
[ca. 1914-1923]
Photographs of Nile banks, including near Luxor and Sohag:
SAD.632/15/29
1914-1923
Animals watering on a bank of the Nile, Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/30-31
1914-1923
Palm trees on a bank of the Nile, Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/32
1914-1923
Palm trees on a bank of the Nile near Luxor
SAD.632/15/33
1914-1923
Large house on a bank of the Nile at Sohag
SAD.632/15/34
1914-1923
Village on a bank of the Nile
SAD.632/15/35-40
[ca. 1914-1923]
Photographs of Nile bank protection and river training, Upper Egypt:
SAD.632/15/35
1914-1923
Engineers discussing anti-erosion measures with land owners to protect cotton crops growing on Nile banks
SAD.632/15/36-40
1914-1923
Stone being used as an anti-erosion measure on a bank of the Nile in order to protect cotton crops growing on Nile banks
SAD.632/15/41-46
[ca. 1914-1923]
Photographs of canal regulators, Sohaggia canal, Ussufi canal, Asyut barrage and Ibrahamieh canal, Egypt:
SAD.632/15/41
1914-1923
Basins discharging at the Sohaggia canal regulator
SAD.632/15/42
1914-1923
View of the Sohaggia canal head regulator
SAD.632/15/43
1914-1923
Regulator on the Ussufi canal
SAD.632/15/44
1914-1923
View of the Asyut barrage
SAD.632/15/45
1914-1923
View of the Asyut barrage, showing the Ibrahamieh canal head regulator
SAD.632/15/46
1914-1923
Canal regulator gates with winch
SAD.632/15/47-51
[ca. 1914-1923]
Photographs of Aswan dam:
SAD.632/15/47
1914-1923
View of the Aswan dam, looking downstream
SAD.632/15/48
1914-1923
View of the Aswan dam with the reservoir full
SAD.632/15/49
1914-1923
Locks on the Aswan dam
SAD.632/15/50
1914-1923
Lock gates on the Aswan dam
SAD.632/15/51
1914-1923
View from the Aswan dam, looking downstream towards the first cataract
SAD.632/15/52-60
[ca. 1914-1923]
Assorted photographs, Upper Egypt:
SAD.632/15/52-53
1914-1923
View of the Nag Hamadi railway bridge over the Nile
SAD.632/15/54-55
1914-1923
Egyptian Government motor car being guided onto a ferry across the Ussufi canal in Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/56
1914-1923
Camels pulling a plough through a field in Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/57
1914-1923
Egyptian Irrigation Department launch sailing on the Nile in Upper Egypt
SAD.632/15/58-59
1914-1923
Steamer sailing on the Nile in Upper Egypt with Lord Allenby, High Commissioner, Egypt, on board
SAD.632/15/60
1914-1923
Irrigation House, Beni Suef, Upper Egypt
(ii) Sudan
SAD.632/16/1-13
[ca. 1923]
Photographs of the Nimule expedition:
SAD.632/16/1-3
1923
Local porters carrying baggage and equipment during an expedition by members of the Sudan Irrigation Service to Nimule to set up a discharge site
SAD.632/16/4-5
1923
Local porters bathing in a stream during an expedition by members of the Sudan Irrigation Service to Nimule to set up a discharge site
SAD.632/16/6
1923
Local porters taking a rest during an expedition by members of the Sudan Irrigation Service to Nimule to set up a discharge site
SAD.632/16/7
1923
Rest house on the road to Nimule
SAD.632/16/8
1923
Riveters and chainmen standing next to a discharge boat, during an expedition by members of the Sudan Irrigation Service to Nimule
SAD.632/16/9
1923
Riveters and chainmen launching a discharge boat, during an expedition by members of the Sudan Irrigation Service to Nimule
SAD.632/16/10-12
1923
Rapids near Rejaf
SAD.632/16/13
1923
View of Rejaf hill from across the river
SAD.632/16/14-18
[ca. 1923-1939]
Photographs of Pibor-Veveno precise levelling:
SAD.632/16/14-17
1923-1939
Donkeys carrying equipment across a river during precise levelling work on the Pibor and Veveno rivers
SAD.632/16/18
1923-1939
Dry bed of the River Pibor during precise levelling work on the Pibor and Veveno rivers
SAD.632/16/19-29
[ca. 1923-1939]
Photographs of dredging:
SAD.632/16/19
1923-1939
Grab dredger, possibly Upper Nile Province
SAD.632/16/20-21
1923-1939
Grab dredger attached to a steamer, possibly Upper Nile Province
SAD.632/16/22
1923-1939
Hydraulic dredger attached to a steamer with an A-frame on the right, possibly Upper Nile Province
SAD.632/16/23
1923-1939
Hydraulic dredger attached to a steamer, possibly Upper Nile Province
SAD.632/16/24-25
1923-1939
Hydraulic dredger discharging mud, possibly Upper Nile Province
SAD.632/16/26-28
1923-1939
Bucyrus excavator clearing earth during the construction of the Sennar dam
SAD.632/16/29
1923-1939
Dredging on the River Pibor
SAD.632/16/30-38
[ca. 1923-1925]
Photographs of the construction of Sennar dam
SAD.632/16/30
1923-1925
View of the Sennar dam during construction, showing the excavation of the foundations
SAD.632/16/31
1923-1925
View of the Sennar dam during construction, showing a railway wagon poised on the edge of the gantry
SAD.632/16/32
1923
View of the Sennar dam during construction, showing the gantry on the right
SAD.632/16/33
1923-1925
Railway trains on the Sennar dam during construction
SAD.632/16/34-38
1923-1925
View of the Sennar dam during construction
SAD.632/16/39-45
[ca.1923-1939]
Photographs of steamers:
SAD.632/16/39-40
1923-1939
Steamer, Nasir, taking on fuel at a wood station on the White Nile, probably Upper Nile Province
SAD.632/16/41
1923-1939
Steamer, the Fayum, at a landing stage
SAD.632/16/42
1923-1939
Steamer sailing on the Nile
SAD.632/16/43
1923-1939
Motor launch Livingston leaving Nimule for Lake Abert
SAD.632/16/44-45
1923-1939
Egyptian Irrigation Department stern-wheel steamer, the Egypt, with buffing fenders fitted to the bows
SAD.632/16/46-61
[ca. 1923-1939]
Assorted photographs:
SAD.632/16/46
1923-1939
View of the Governor-General's palace at Khartoum with the Elfin, a side-paddle steamer, moored on the Nile
SAD.632/16/47
1923-1939
Tree-lined avenue in Khartoum
SAD.632/16/48
1923-1939
View of the White Nile bridge at Kosti
SAD.632/16/49
1923-1939
Men unloading a camel from a ferry boat
SAD.632/16/50
1923-1939
Interior view of S.B. Moir's house
SAD.632/16/51
1923-1939
Irrigation Service staff, possibly including S.B. Moir, sitting in a rowing boat on the River Pibor taking discharge readings
SAD.632/16/52
1931
Royal Air Force float plane flying between Bor and Yirol
SAD.632/16/53
1923-1939
Jabal near Nimule
SAD.632/16/54-55
1923-1939
Crossing on the River Aswa
SAD.632/16/56
1923-1939
W.D. Mackintosh, Sudan Irrigation Service, holding a young buck
SAD.632/16/57
1923-1939
W.D. Mackintosh, Sudan Irrigation Service, sitting next to a bicycle on a bridge made from wood and grass matting on the road to Nimule
SAD.632/16/58
1923-1939
Woman carrying a basket on her head and holding a baby in her arms, probably Equatoria
SAD.632/16/59
1923-1939
Four men with elaborately-styled hair, probably Equatoria
SAD.632/16/60
1923-1939
Man wearing a necklace and feather head dress and carrying a bow and arrows, probably Equatoria
SAD.632/16/61
1923-1939
Man wearing an ivory bracelet and necklace and a feather head dress, probably Equatoria