Letter from William Bruce, Acting Resident at Bushire to Francis Warden, Chief Secretary to the Government, Bombay

IOR/R/15/1/12, f 27

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The record is made up of 1 folio. It was created in 17 Feb 1811. 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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The letter is responding to the commands of the Government of Bombay, dated 17 January 1811, which ordered that the Barbara [ Patamai ] should return to Bombay as soon as possible (carrying any intelligence on Persia that can be obtained), and that William Bruce should pay his respects to Sir Gore Ouseley once he arrives aboard the Lion . The letter also notes the extra guard provided for the Barbara due to the 'present state of the Gulf'.

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Letter from William Bruce, Acting Resident at Bushire to Francis Warden, Chief Secretary to the Government, Bombay, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/12, f 27, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023685574.0x0000aa> [accessed 27 February 2020]

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