Letter no.1 of 1851 from Lt James Tronson, Honourable Company's brig Euphrates , to Commodore John Patterson Porter, Commanding Indian Naval Squadron, Persian Gulf

IOR/R/15/1/128, f 41

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The record is made up of 1 folio. It was created in 25 Mar 1851. 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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Tronson writes to report that he has landed at Sharjah and given Sultan ben Suggur [Sultan bin Saqr] the Resident's letter as directed. Tronson continues that the Sultan could not give him a boat as requested by the Resident, but did offer him a pilot to escort him to al Bidda. Tronson talks of his discussion with the British Agent at Sharjah, who informed him of recent movements by the various Gulf rulers.

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Letter no.1 of 1851 from Lt James Tronson, Honourable Company's brig Euphrates , to Commodore John Patterson Porter, Commanding Indian Naval Squadron, Persian Gulf, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/128, f 41, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023673698.0x00001d> [accessed 28 February 2020]

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