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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' [‎27r] (64/188)

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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CONFIDENTIAL
H.M.S, "CROCUS"
at Henjanu
29th November,1929.
N0.24/D.
Sir,
" r p\^
I have to report with reference to my
signals 182° and 1930 of 26th November,1929, and your signal
1330/26th November.
Your signal was of great assistance to me.
2, I took great pains to arrive at the truth and ^aa
Isa,Sheikh Sultan,Said and Abdul Rachman in my cabin for 2*
hours.
3. Sheikh Sultan certainly stated the woman was a bad
woman. Isa said she was not and of a good family.
The woman had been hiding from her brother for four
months and although I repeatedly asked where she was hiding.
Sultan always replied that it was in a certaii riouse,^^o^
as far as I could make out in any way connected with Said,
or Isa or Abdul Rachman.
She was eventually caught in her Uncle* s house.
The woman is 25 years old.
4. Sultan kept saying that the whole thing was nothing
and it would never happen again.
5, I felt that having made such a Cuss, that Isa must
be upheld by us unless he was proved to be in the ^rong and
this Sultan made no attempt to do. t + i a
He eventually said he would do whatever
I replied that I was not Sheikh of Ras al Khaimah
and he must keep order in his own town.
6 Whan Isa returned on board, he reported the
'.r rl .d1-"... of i ° ne
properly.
7. The wounded woman was expected to die that
s. I S * wished -^^on.e.ph.e
dSereJuTto the .hole f "Sf a f Sfedl'hat I
hopea in .ouid .eep o«t o.
trouble.
I have the honour to be,
Sir,
Your obedient Servant,
r^be£ient^'
COMMliffii^IN-COMM AND.
The 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. ,■ LKJ - AlJ

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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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