'Historical Summary of Events in the Persian Gulf Shaikhdoms and the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman, 1928-1953: Appendices, Genealogical Tables' [142v] (71/142)
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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with by a joint court, on which you and the Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. , Bahrein, wih sit, or on
which your representative and the representative of the Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. , Bahrein,
will sit. The place and the sitting of this court will be at Doha.
4. His Majesty's Government agree to what you explained to me verbally,
i.e., that the subjects of Koweit, Bahrein and the Trucial Coast The historic term used by the British to refer to the Gulf coast of Trucial Oman, now called United Arab Emirates. should come under
your jurisdiction, but that all other British-protected persons should come under
the joint court.
5. In your letter you requested that your son Hamad should be recognised
by His Majesty's Government as your successor. His Majesty's Government agree
to this request, provided that Hamad now agrees to accept on his accession the
Treaty of 1916.
6. In your letter you further asked that His Majesty's Government should
accord yourself and Hamad, when the latter succeeded you, full support. You
explained to me verbally that what you meant by this was full support in internal
matter. His Majesty's Government are unable to accord you the measure of
support you ask for, since this would involve an undesirable degree of interference
in your administration. His Majesty's Government, however, are prepared to
support you and your successors in any difficulties arising from the presence of
the oil company. In other matters which concern you. the Government will not
7. It is understood, of course, that the above arrangements are subject to
your granting the oil concession, about which the Anglo-Persian Oil Company have
been negotiating, to that company.
Note defining the Area of the Sea-bed off Qatar in which Shell Overseas
Exploration Co. are permitted to operate—1952
(1) On the South-West
From the point at the outer limits of territorial waters off the West coast of
Qatar at latitude 25° 30' North, westwards to point M (the Southern limit of the
1947 Line) at the same latitude.
(2) On the West
From point M along the 1947 Line to its northernmost point. This point was
in 1947 the position of the Bahrain Light Vessel and its exact location is 046^° true
28-05 nautical miles from the point at latitude 26° 14-1' North lonsitude
50° 35 •2 / East. ' S
(3) On the North-West
From the northernmost point of the 1947 line to the point at latitude 27° North
longitude 51 0 20" East.
(4) On the North-East
From the point at latitude 27° North, longitude 51° 20' East, South-eastwards
to the point at latitude 25° 42' North, longitude 52° 50' East.
(5) On the East
, , , F t r T cri a( l ,atit t Ud f 2 X £ S 0rtl1 - lon g i, " de 52° 50' East to the point
at latitude 25 North, longitude 52 20' East.
(6) On the South
l latltu f de t 2 < 0 ',o N ° rth ' l0 "g»ucle 52° 20' East to the pent at
latitude 24 45 North, longitude 52 East; thence westwards at the same latitude
to the territorial waters' limits off the East coast of Qatar.
waters of Qatar^ 0f ^ area are the OUter limits of t he territorial
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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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