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The record is made up of 1 file (3 folios). It was created in 27 Jan 1858-11 Feb 1885. 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 first passport, issued 27 January 1858 granted Lewis Pelly British consular protection, should he require it, on his travels from India to England via Trieste or Marseille. The reverse of the passport contains stamps for the various places Pelly passed through on his journey home.

The second passport, issued 11 February 1885 by the British Government to Sir Lewis Pelly, his wife Lady Amy Pelly and a maidservant for Lady Pelly, and permitted them to travel from Britain into continental Europe.

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1 file (3 folios)
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Foliation: The file has been foliated in the top right hand corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. of each folio with a pencil number enclosed in a circle.

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English in Latin script
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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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Mss Eur F126/16

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27 Jan 1858-11 Feb 1885 (CE, Gregorian)

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Two passports for travel through Europe, one issued to Lewis Pelly by the Bombay Government the other by the British Government, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, Mss Eur F126/16, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100000001524.0x00039b> [accessed 21 November 2019]

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