'File 28/5 II Visit of Tankers etc to Sitrah & Shipments of oil (Royalty Tickets)'

IOR/R/15/2/1696

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The record is made up of 1 file (346 folios). It was created in 13 Oct 1936-13 Feb 1938. 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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The file contains correspondence between the Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. at Bahrain and the Financial Adviser to the Government in Bahrain, Charles Dalrymple Belgrave, representatives of the Bahrain Petroleum Company Limited (BAPCO) and Gray, Mackenzie & Co. on shipments of oil from Sitrah terminus. The file also contains copies of Royalty Delivery Tickets showing the amount of oil shipped between 1936 and 1937, transmitted by the Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. at Bahrain to the Secretary of State for India and the Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. in the Gulf.

Extent and format
1 file (346 folios)
Arrangement

The documents in the file are mostly arranged in chronological order.

Physical characteristics

The foliation starts on the front cover with 1A; then 1B and 1C; and continues to 346, which is the last number given to the back cover. The numbering is in pencil in the top right corner.

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English in Latin script
Type
Archival file

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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/R/15/2/1696
Former external reference(s)
Confidential files: 28/5 II

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13 Oct 1936-13 Feb 1938 (CE, Gregorian)

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