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Letter from the underwriters of the cargo of the British ship Centaur , to Charles Allen, Secretary to the Government of India [‎135v] (4/4)

The record is made up of 2 folios. It was created in 23 Jun 1852. 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 enclosing a narrative from Captain Salmon, describing the loss and plunder of the Centaur . The narrative states that the Centaur was sailing from Calcutta to Bushire and Bassorah [Basra], and carrying rice, sugar, and 1645 chests of indigo. At the end of the narrative is a list of the insurers of the Centaur's cargo, and the items, with their value, that each insured.

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Letter from the underwriters of the cargo of the British ship Centaur , to Charles Allen, Secretary to the Government of India [‎135v] (4/4), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/130, ff 134-35, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100024051737.0x000056> [accessed 23 March 2019]

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