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'14/194 II. Deposition of Shaikh of Sharja and accession of his successor. 14/196/II Punishment of the Shaikh of Fujairah. 14/200 projected establishment of customs houses at Debai, Sharjah etc by Shaikhs. 14/211 Refractory conduct of the Shaikh of Ras al Khaima. 14/217 Murder of the Shaikh of Hamriyah. 14/233 Regarding Shaikh of Kalba. 14/243 Abu Dhabi customs and revenues. 14/252 I. Notices issued by Shaikh of Sharjah' [‎22r] (54/188)

The record is made up of 1 volume (88 folios). It was created in 25 Nov 1929-5 Nov 1942. It was written in English and Arabic. 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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No
.'X/bt of 1926.
British Residency A diplomatic office of the British Government established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. and Consulate-General,
Bushire, 3L
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November 1926.
Sir,
I have the honour to refer to your telegram of the
19th July 1926 on the subject of retaliatory measures
threatened by four of the Trucial Chiefs against the
Persian Customs administration.
2« At Dibai there has long been a Custom House at which
only landing charges are levied on imported cargo; at Shar-
gah and Ras-ul-Khaimah also Custom Houses were established
long ago# In Umm-ul-Q.aiwain and Ajman there are no Customs
offices, but anchorage dues are collected by the Shailchs
from sailing boats.
3. The Residency A diplomatic office of the British Government established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. Agent, Shargah, of whom enquiry was
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made for confirmation of your news, reports that no change
in the above arrangements has been contemplated, but the
Shaikhs are annoyed at the confiscation or threatened con
fiscation of their dhows at sea by Persian Preventive
Service Launches and have been talking of retaliating by
attaching boats owned by Persian subjects which arrive in
their ports. The Residency A diplomatic office of the British Government established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. Agent has warned the Chiefs
against carrying out this policy and thinks that they will
not do it.
I have the honour to be.
Sir,
Your most obedient servant,
Lt-Colonel,
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 Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea area between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. Often referred to as The Gulf or the Arabian Gulf. .
M
"he Senior Naval Officer,
Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea area between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. Often referred to as The Gulf or the Arabian Gulf. . ,

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14/252 I. Notices issued by the Shaikh of Sharjah on cusotms charges. Translation of a letter from the Residency A diplomatic office of the British Government established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. Agent, Sharjah to 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. , Bahrain.

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Foliation: The sequence consists of circled numbers in pencil located 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, running from the front cover to the last folio.

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'14/194 II. Deposition of Shaikh of Sharja and accession of his successor. 14/196/II Punishment of the Shaikh of Fujairah. 14/200 projected establishment of customs houses at Debai, Sharjah etc by Shaikhs. 14/211 Refractory conduct of the Shaikh of Ras al Khaima. 14/217 Murder of the Shaikh of Hamriyah. 14/233 Regarding Shaikh of Kalba. 14/243 Abu Dhabi customs and revenues. 14/252 I. Notices issued by Shaikh of Sharjah' [‎22r] (54/188), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/277, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100022944794.0x000037> [accessed 21 February 2019]

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