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The record is made up of 2 folios. It was created in ? 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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Audit of coal, drawn up in response to a discrepancy of 10 tonnes being noted, where 80 tonnes of coal were loaded from the depot at Muscat, but only 70 tonnes brought to account on the Auckland's arrival in Bushire. The Commanding Officer of the Auckland states that the discrepancy can be accounted for by the dry state of the coal, and the considerable quantity of dust it contained.

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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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IOR/R/15/1/128, ff 26-27

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Primary audit on the return of coal recovered and expended on board the steam frigate Auckland between 8 July 1850 and 21 May 1851, with the explanation of the Officer commanding the Auckland annexed, with reference to his return of coal at Muscat from 1 September to 31 December 1851, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/128, ff 26-27, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023673698.0x000025> [accessed 25 February 2020]

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