Letter from William Bruce, Acting Resident at Bushire to Captain Clements, Commander of the brig Hope

IOR/R/15/1/12, ff 97v-98

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The record is made up of 2 folios. It was created in 29 Jan 1812. 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 informing the Captain that the commander of the Mohular has reported an encounter with pirates while en route to Bushire from Bombay; it recommends that the Captain remains in port until the arrival of the HCC Ternate , which can provide escort.

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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/15/1/12, ff 97v-98

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29 Jan 1812 (CE, Gregorian)

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Letter from William Bruce, Acting Resident at Bushire to Captain Clements, Commander of the brig Hope , British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/12, ff 97v-98, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023685574.0x000140> [accessed 21 February 2020]

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