Skip to item: of 1,782

'Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf. Vol I. Historical. Part IA & IB. J G Lorimer. 1915' [‎94] (107/1782)

The record is made up of 2 volumes (1624 pages). It was created in 1915. 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.

Transcription

This transcription is created automatically. It may contain errors.

Apply page layout

PBIIHnHiii, IJ
CHAPTER IX.
URKISH IRAQ. (n) Capture and evacuation of Muhammarch by the Turks, 1837 . . 1319
(a) Shaik of the Ka'ab pledges his allegiance to Basrah but
PERIOD XI. 80 the Shaikh of the Muhaisin .... 1320
1807—1839.
D. Relations with other countries 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. , 1807-1839 1320
(») Hostilities with 'Oman, 1826 ....... 1320
(HKi
(W Com
Bos;
m' Crimei
i Itol iff;
E. British relations, 1807-1839
{Continued in Period XII,heading 2?.)
(t) Pasha engages not to interfere with Residency A diplomatic office of the British Government established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. " states and cereino*
nies," especially celebration of the King's birthday, 1809-1810 .
(»») Decrees references surrender of British deserters and enslavement of
British Indian subjects .......
(tii) Disregard of European treaty rights and rupture with Dawud
Pasha, 1820 .........
(o) Temporary withdrawal of the Assistant 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.
from Basrah to Mu ham march, 1820. ...
(J) Attack on Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. at Baghdad by Turkish troops, 1821 .
(c) W ithdrawal of 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. from Baghdad to lias rah
and thence to Bushehr, 1821
(d) Apology demanded and withdrawal from Basrah to K uwait,
1821
(e) Final settlement, 1823 ......
(it;) Pasha's request for arms and military officers refused, 1828
F. Relations with European countries other than Britain 1807-
1839 '
{Continued in Period XII, heading H.)
(i) Relations with France
(a) Precedence claimed by French Consul who is informed by
Pasha that British representative is a " Resident Minis
ter/' 1819
(it) Attitude of Russia after 1833 .
G. British official matters, 1807 -1839
{Continued in Period XI J, headings F and G.)
(i) Amalgamation of the Baghdad and Basrah Residencies with head
quarters at Basrah, 1809-1810
(ti) Cor ^™ atBasr " h int0 a " Political A ^ Dc y 1
(tit) Introduction of a system of passports, 1821
(tv) " Political Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. in Turkish 'Iraq " included in the " Politica
Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. in the Gulf of Persia," 1822
(*) of the « Political Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. in Turkish 'Iraq and reduc
tion of Basrah to a Xative Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. , 1822
^ Turkish made subordinate to the
Per^an Coast!T82 e 4 ? S Arab# ^ th «
(vxt) Political Ag^t cautioned against regarding Pasha as independent
to the t ^ ^ ar in mind bis own subordination
to tiie British Ambassador at Constantinople
1320
1321
1323
1325
1325
1325
1327
1328
1329
1331
1333
1833
1333
1334
1384
1334
1335
1336
1336
1336
1337
1338

About this item

Content

Theses two volumes make up Volume I, Part IA and Part IB (Historical) (pages i-778 and 779-1624) of the Gazetteer of 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. , ’Omān and Central Arabia (Government of India: 1915), compiled by John Gordon Lorimer and completed for press by Captain L Birdwood.

Part 1A contains an 'Introduction' (pages i-iii) written by Birdwood in Simla, dated 10 October 1914. There is also a 'Table of Chapters, Annexures, Appendices and Genealogical Tables' (page v-viii) and 'Detailed Table of Contents' (pages ix-cxxx), both of which cover all volumes and parts of the Gazetteer .

Parts IA and IB consist of nine chapters:

Extent and format
2 volumes (1624 pages)
Arrangement

Volume I, Part I has been divided into two bound volumes (1A and 1B) for ease of binding. Part 1A contains an 'Introduction', 'Table of Chapters, Annexures, Appendices and Genealogical Trees' and 'Detailed Table of Contents'. The content is arranged into nine chapters, with accompanying annexures, that relate to specific geographic regions 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. . The chapters are sub-divided into numbered periods according, for example, to the reign of a ruler or regime of a Viceroy, or are arbitrarily based on outstanding land-marks in the history of the region. Each period has been sub-divided into subject headings, each of which has been lettered. The annexures focus on a specific place or historical event. Further subject headings also appear in the right and left margins of the page. Footnotes appear occasionally at the bottom of the page to provide further details and references.

Physical characteristics

Foliation: The foliation sequence is circled in pencil, in the top right corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. of each folio. The sequence runs through parts IA and IB as follows:

  • Volume I, Part IA: The sequence begins on the first folio with text, on number 1, and ends on the last folio with text, on number 456. Total number of folios: 456. Total number of folios including covers and flysheets: 460.
  • Volume I, Part IB: The sequence begins on the first folio with text, on number 457, and ends on the last folio with text, on number 878. It should be noted that folio 488 is followed by folio 488A. Total number of folios: 423. Total number of folios including covers and flysheets: 427.
Written in
English in Latin script
View the complete information for this record

Use and share this item

Share this item
Cite this item in your research

'Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf. Vol I. Historical. Part IA & IB. J G Lorimer. 1915' [‎94] (107/1782), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/PS/20/C91/1, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023575941.0x00006c> [accessed 21 May 2018]

Link to this item
Embed this item

Copy and paste the code below into your web page where you would like to embed the image.

<meta charset="utf-8"><a href="https://www.qdl.qa/en/archive/81055/vdc_100023575941.0x00006c">'Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf. Vol I. Historical. Part IA & IB. J G Lorimer. 1915' [&lrm;94] (107/1782)</a>
<a href="https://www.qdl.qa/en/archive/81055/vdc_100023575941.0x00006c">
	<img src="https://images.qdl.qa/iiif/images/81055/vdc_100000000884.0x000148/IOR_L_PS_20_C91_1_0107.jp2/full/!280,240/0/default.jpg" alt="" />
</a>
IIIF details

This record has a IIIF manifest available as follows. If you have a compatible viewer you can drag the icon to load it.https://www.qdl.qa/en/iiif/81055/vdc_100000000884.0x000148/manifestMore options for embedding images

Use and reuse
Download this image