'Historical Summary of Events in the Persian Gulf Shaikhdoms and the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman, 1928-1953: Appendices, Genealogical Tables' [118v] (23/142)
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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(e) The Senior Naval Officer in 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. . , . . _
if) Any other person or organisation authorised by the Bahrain Cjovernment.
6. It is forbidden for subjects of foreign nations and foreign institutions and
companies who have been authorised to use flags or emblems under Article 3,
to use their national flags in place of the flags or emblems that they have had
permission to use.
7. Except with the permission of the Bahrain Government every steamer
entering Bahrain territorial waters must hoist to its mainmast the Bahrain Flag,
which must remain raised until the ship leaves territorial waters.
8. Except with the permission of the Bahrain Government all sailing boats,
launches and booms used in Bahrain ports must carry the Bahrain Flag.
9 All boats, registered in Bahrain, must fly the Bahrain Flag when they are
outside Bahrain territorial waters.
10. These regulations do not refer to small flags, or to the flying of flags
on holidays or special occasions.
Schedule No. 1
The Bahrain Flag
The Bahrain Flag is made up of two colours, scarlet and white, the white
portion, which is narrower, runs parallel to the mast. The edge between the red
and the white sections may be straight or serrated, and in the latter case there
should be eight teeth, as shown in fig. 1.
If the length of the flag is 5 feet; the width should be 3 feet; and the width of
the white section from the mast 1 foot.
Schedule No. 2
The Personal Standard of His Highness The Ruler
The Personal Standard of the Ruler is serrated. This flag is a red flag on a
white background. It has a white border on the hoist, and at the top and bottom.
The centre is scarlet.
If the length of the flag is 5 feet; the width should be 4 feet; the width of the
border on the hoist side, 1 foot; and the width of the border on the top and bottom.
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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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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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