'File 10/1 IX Bahrain Oil Concession' [76r] (163/522)
The record is made up of 1 volume (261 folios). It was created in 9 Jul 1934-25 Oct 1934. It was written in English and Arabic. 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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No. C/ *> of 1353
Office of the Adviser to
the Goyernment, Bahrain.
Dated, R/Thany 14. 1353
July ^ 2^ 1934.
The Adviser to the Government of
His Britannic Majesty^ 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. ,
Sir, , l
I have the honour to refer to your letter
No. C/620-10/l dated 20th June 1934 regarding
the appointment of a Mooring Master and Pilot
by the Bahrain Petroleum Company Limited, and
to inform you that in view of the fuller expla
nation given by the Chief Local Representative,
from which it appears that the duties of the
Mooring Master (now called Mooring Director)
will in no way interfere with the responsibilities
of the Port Officer of the Bahrain Government,
His Excellency Shaikh Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifah
has no objection to the appointment in question.
I have the honour to be.
Your most obedient servant,
For Adviser to the Government.
j * i
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The volume contains minutes of meetings at Office of the Secretary of State for India in London, and correspondence and telegrams between 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. in Bahrain, the Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. in Bushire, the Financial Adviser to the Government in Bahrain, Charles Dalrymple Belgrave, and representatives of the Bahrain Petroleum Company Limited (BAPCO) on the draft Mining Lease contract between the Sheikh of Bahrain, Hamad Bin Issa Al-Khalifah and BAPCO (draft on folios 161-168).
There are also letters in Arabic to and from the Sheikh. There is a map showing 'Selection by The Bahrain Petroleum Company Limited under Concession dated December 2nd 1925' (folio 225A). Some of the documents in the volume are marked as confidential. There is an index at the end of the volume (folios 240-248).
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- 1 volume (261 folios)
The documents in the volume are arranged in chronological order. There is an index at the end of the volume (folios 240-248). The index is arranged chronologically and refers to documents within the volume.
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The foliation is in pencil on the top right corner, encircled from folio 223-240. The numbering starts on the first page of writing and continues until 42; 42A; then 43-108; 109A and 109B; then 110-225; 225A and 225B and carries on until 233, which is the last number given on the last page of writing. Some folios are marked as confidential.
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