'File 10/10 II Bahrain Additional Area' [18r] (35/104)
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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28th March, 19*8•
His Highness Sheikh Sir Salmaa
•bin Hamad al Khalifa,
Ruler of Bahrein.
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At the request of the Company I
am sending Your Highness a copy of a
letter that it has addressed to Mr*
Harrison of His Britannic Majesty's
Oovernaent in London, written st the
Oovernment's request, on the subject
matter of the letter written to Your
Highness by His Britannic Majesty's
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. , Bahrein, on 23rd
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Briefly stated, the Company feels
that although the boundary suggested by
His Britannic Majesty's Government has
been made in all good faith that
boundary Is not in accordance with the
understanding of either Your Highness
or of the Company of the extent of your
Country In that direction snd the sub-
Ject matter of the various Agreements
now in existence concerning petroleum.
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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)
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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