Report describing the coastline from Al Katif [Al Qatif] to Koweit [Kuwait] and inland to Riyadh

Mss Eur F126/59, ff 62-68

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The record is made up of 7 folios. It was created in 1865-1866. 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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Two draft copies of a report written by Lewis Pelly of the coastline from Al Katif [Al Qatif] to Koweit [Kuwait] and his journey onwards from there to Riyath [Riyath]. The report contains names and descriptions of key geographic areas and features travelled through en-route.

The contents of this draft report were included as part of Lewis Pelly's full report on his journey to Riyadh to meet with Amir Faysul [Faisal ibn Turki al-Sa'ud].

Both draft copies contain crossings out and corrections.

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7 folios
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English in Latin script
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Report

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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 F126/59, ff 62-68

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1865-1866 (CE, Gregorian)

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Report describing the coastline from Al Katif [Al Qatif] to Koweit [Kuwait] and inland to Riyadh, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, Mss Eur F126/59, ff 62-68, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023442226.0x000004> [accessed 19 September 2019]

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