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  1. 'Note on Trade in the Persian Gulf (Communicated by the Board of Trade)'

    Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/PS/18/B411, 'Note on Trade in the Persian Gulf (Communicated by the Board of Trade)', P 5520/28, 1928, English, Latin, 1 file (2 folios), Unrestricted, Public Record(s), ... contains an original printed pagination sequence., Note on trade in the Persian Gulf by the Board of Trade ...

    4 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B411 Date(s): 1928
  2. 'Persian Coasting Trade (Communicated by the Board of Trade)'

    Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/PS/18/B412, 'Persian Coasting Trade (Communicated by the Board of Trade)', P 5517/28, Oct 1928, English, Latin, 1 file (1 folio), Unrestricted, Public Record(s), This file ... coasting trade see, Memorandum concerning treaty rights of British ships in Persia. It covers ...

    2 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B412 Date(s): Oct 1928
  3. 'A New Account of East-India and Persia, in Eight Letters. Being Nine Years Travels, Begun 1672. And Finished 1681. Containing Observations made of the Moral, Natural, and Artificial Estate of Those Countries: Namely, of their Government, Religion, Laws, Customs. Of the Soil, Climates, Seasons, Health, Diseases. Of the Animals, Vegetables, Minerals, Jewels. Of their Housing, Cloathing, Manufactures, Trades, Commodities. And of the Coins, Weights, and Measures, Used in the Principal Places of Trade in Those Parts.'

    Diseases. Of the Animals, Vegetables, Minerals, Jewels. Of their Housing, Cloathing, Manufactures, Trades, Commodities. And of the Coins, Weights, and Measures, Used in the Principal Places of Trade in Those Parts.', ... Of the Animals, Vegetables, Minerals, Jewels. Of their Housing, Cloathing, Manufactures, Trades, Commodities. ...

    506 images in record Ref: W 3856 Date(s): 1698
  4. Bahrain’s Economy: Buffeted between Pearls and Oil

    ... economy between the World Wars? By the 1920s, the ancient trade in pearls, though still the foundation ... decades? Trade Deficit Some answers can be found in the ‘Trade and Commerce’ files produced by Britain’s ... trade, in part simply because its other exports, such as building materials, cereals, fuels, and shells, ...

  5. Frankincense in Dhofar: An Ancient Trade at the Centre of 19th Century Tensions

    ... Francis Owtram In recognising the importance of the trade, British colonial records cast light on the state of the ancient trade in Frankincense in the Dhofar region at the end of the 19th century, as well ... because frankincense has been traded in the region since ancient times. 81055/vdc_100023443160.0x00006f ...

  6. Foundation of an Empire: The East India Company’s Early Trade in Silk and Wool

    ... over time, it was initially a matter of textile trading with Persia that first lured them to the shores ... time, it was initially a matter of trade with Persia that first invited them to the shores of the Gulf. The trade in textiles would provide them with the key. An early nineteenth-century depiction of the richness ...

  7. Mapping Aden: The British Occupation of A Vital Trading Port

    ... reconstruction and fortification, thereby facilitating trade and other shipping to and from India and beyond. ... aqueduct. Even the fortifications were in ruins. A Vital Trading Port The Bombay Government was interested ... once again become a great commercial port that would facilitate British trade to and from India ...

  8. 'File 10/8 Overseas trade enquiries'

    Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/2/1352, 'File 10/8 Overseas trade enquiries', English Office files: ... and United Kingdom companies relating to trade in Bahrain. The file includes papers concerning an upsurge ... trade, Lingah shells (known in European markets as 'Bombay shells'), bedsteads, margarine and related ...

    495 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/2/1352 Date(s): 23 Jul 1929-29 Nov 1934
  9. ‘Trade of United Kingdom and India with Persian Gulf ports.’

    Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/PS/18/B205, ‘Trade of United Kingdom and India with Persian Gulf ... and Statistics Department of the India Office in April 1909, of trade between the United Kingdom and India, ... (folio 13), for the value of trade between the United Kingdom and India, and the Persian Gulf ports ...

    26 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B205 Date(s): 1909
  10. 'Report on the Administration of the Bushire Residency including that of the Muscat Political Agency, with Reports on Trade for 1873-74.'

    Residency including that of the Muscat Political Agency, with Reports on Trade for 1873-74.', 1874, English, ... of the Bushire Residency including that of the Muscat Political Agency, with Reports on Trade for 1873-74, ... as notes on weather, medical matters, and the slave trade (folios 2-6);, A trade report, also written ...

    92 images in record Ref: IOR/V/10/680, ff 1-46 Date(s): 1874

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