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'File 10/10 II Bahrain Additional Area' [‎14r] (27/104)

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The record is made up of 1 file (52 folios). It was created in 31 Dec 1947-9 Nov 1949. 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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110. 0/263.
13th larch, 1948.
?o
.?he Chief Local Representative/
''he Bahrain petrolaum Company, Limited,
Bahrain,
T)ear air
in referring go my letter No.C/lS#?, dated
the ^3r i oeceraber, 1947, forwar iin^ to you a copy
of a letter -o T {ls Highness the .haikh of Bahrain
iecision as to the boundary .mlch should limit che
rights of sovereignly of the Rulers of Bahrain and
Qatar over the sea-bed lividing ;holr territories,
T a.n tc request your Company to restrict your opera
tions in -hie Ha war area to :hose defined in my letter
Wo, C/661, fated the 9th of June, 1947, and not to
drill at point 'J* until your Company has officially
accepced this leclslon.
communicating to him [is ajesty's iovernmeriC' s
Yours faithfully
political Agenu, Bahrain.
NS.

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The file contains correspondence and telegrams between the Sheikh of Bahrain, Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifah, the Sheikh of Qatar, Abdullah Bin Qasim Al Thani, 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. in Bahrain and representatives of the Bahrain Petroleum Company Limited (BAPCO), on the division of the sea-bed between Bahrain and Qatar, notably the Hawar Islands and Deebel and Jaradeh shoals.

There are letters in Arabic and a map of Bahrain (folio 45).

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1 file (52 folios)
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The documents in the file are arranged in chronological order.

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The foliation is circled in pencil, in the top right corner of each folio. The numbering begins on the front cover of the file, on number 1 and it carries on until 51, which is the last number given on the last page of writing. There is another foliation, incomplete and misplaced: the numbering starts with 4 on the first page of writing (folio 2) and ends with 136 (folio 31); missing folios: 6-23; 25-35; 38-42; 43-44; 49-54; 59-65; 67-74; 82-87; 88-95; 97-129; 133-135.

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English and Arabic in Latin and Arabic script
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