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'Historical Summary of Events in the Persian Gulf Shaikhdoms and the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman, 1928-1953: Appendices, Genealogical Tables' [‎113r] (12/142)

The record is made up of 1 volume (65 folios). It was created in c 1953. 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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APPENDICES TO CHAPTER 1, GENERAL
APPENDIX A
Documents Relating to 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. Lighting Service—1948-52
(i)
(Paragraph 22)
Memorandum of Association
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. Lighting Service
The name of the Company is " 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. Lighting Service."
The registered office of the Company will be situate in England.
The objects for which the Company is established are: —
(A) To provide, within the limits of and the approaches to that part of the sea
and land areas known to geographers as 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. , a service of aids to
navigation (including therein the navigation of ships and aircraft of any
description), by means of lights, buoys, both lighted and unlighted, light and
other vessels, radio and other beacons equipped for the purpose of providing
means for giving direction-finding bearings or supplying direction-finding
fixes, wireless transmitting stations whether sea- or land-based and either for
navigation or communication, for use by vessels or aircraft equipped with any
type of radio receiving equipment, buoys equipped with radar reflectors, radar
(including any improvement or development therein which may hereafter be
made), and all other devices now existing or hereafter to be developed which
without being limited by the particularity of the foregoing may in any manner
fairly come within the description of aids to navigation of vessels or aircraft.
(B) To acquire and take over as a going concern the existing undertaking in
relation to navigational aids within 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. and its approaches as
above defined and all or any of the assets and liabilities of such undertaking
in connexion therewith which may lawfully be required or taken over by the
Company.
(C) To extend or curtail the activities of the existing undertaking for the purpose
of the attainment of the objects of the Company as defined in (A) above, and
generally to enter into and carry into effect arrangements for the purchase,
lease, exchange, hire or acquisition of any real or personal property or assets
suitable for or incidental to the attainment of the objects of the Company or
any of them.
(D) To construct, maintain or alter any buildings works or installations necessary
or convenient for the purposes of the Company.
(E) To construct, improve, maintain, develop, work, manage, carry out or control
any roads, ways, tramways, railways, branches or sidings, bridges, reservoirs,
water courses, wharves, manufactories, warehouses, electric works, shops,
stores, docks (including drydocks), harbours, slipways and shipyards, and
other works and conveniences for the purposes of promoting the Company's
objects and to contribute to, subsidise or otherwise assist or take part in the
construction, improvement, maintenance, working, management, carrying out
or control thereof.
(F) To fix, collect, adjust and refund or remit dues in respect of services rendered
or to be rendered and expenses incurred or to be incurred in connexion with
the provision of all or any of the navigational aids enumerated in sub-clause
(A) above, and any other thing ancillary thereto as may be authorised by law
or as may be in accordance with arrangements made voluntarily or under
contract.
(G) To invest and deal with such moneys of the Company not immediately
required in such manner as may from time to time be determined.

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Appendices to IOR/R/15/1/731(1). The appendices relate to the chapter on general matters, and to the chapters on Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, the Trucial States, and Muscat. Also includes genealogical tables of Ruling Families in the Gulf at the end of the volume and (separately filed) further handwritten genealogical tables.

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1 volume (65 folios)
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There is a list of contents at the front of the volume.

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Foliation: the foliation sequence commences at 110 on the front cover and terminates at 176 on the last of the loose folios stored in polyester sheets. These numbers are written in pencil, are enclosed in a circle, and appear in the top right hand corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. page of each folio. The foliation sequence is a continuation of that in the main part of the document - IOR/R/15/1/731(1).

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