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Letter from Lewis Pelly, Bushire to Alfred Cotton Way [‎99v] (1/2)

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The record is made up of 2 folios. It was created in 6 Jun 1868. 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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Letter regarding the recent hot weather; the Bunder Abbass [Bandar Abbas] affair and the murder of a Puttawalla (Persian messenger or courier).

The letter also informs Way of the Bombay Government's request that Pelly visit the Persian Governor-General at Shiraz; their approval of Pelly's recommendation to blockade the port at Aboothabee [Abu Dhabi] and asking Way to inform the native agent Non-British agents affiliated with the British Government. at Shargah [Sharjah] to remain there and attempt to intercept slavers vessels.

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Letter from Lewis Pelly, Bushire to Alfred Cotton Way [‎99v] (1/2), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, Mss Eur F126/43, ff 99v-100, in Qatar Digital Library <> [accessed 20 October 2019]

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