Download PDF (84 MB)

Search within this record

The record is made up of 2 folios. It was created in 5 Feb 1855. 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.

About this record

Content

The letter and its enclosure relates to the Resident’s response to acts of piracy (including the plunder of indigo from the British vessel Centaur ) by the subjects of the chief of Jaalan. Kemball writes that has written a letter to Mahomed bin Ali Beni Boo Ali, chief of Jaalan (copy, dated 5 February 1855, enclosed on folio 72), warning him of the consequences of any further acts of piracy committed by his subjects.

Extent and format
2 folios
Written in
English in Latin script
Type
Letter

Archive information for this record

Access & Reference

Original held at
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
Access conditions

Unrestricted

Archive reference
IOR/R/15/1/149, ff 71-72

History of this record

Date(s)
5 Feb 1855 (CE, Gregorian)

Use and share this record

Share this record
Cite this record in your research

Letter no.54 of 1855 from Captain Arnold Kemball, Resident in the Persian Gulf, to Henry Anderson, Secretary to the Government of Bombay, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/149, ff 71-72, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100024052050.0x00001d> [accessed 18 February 2020]

Link to this record
IIIF details

This record has a IIIF manifest available as follows. If you have a compatible viewer you can drag the icon to load it.https://www.qdl.qa/en/iiif/81055/vdc_100000000193.0x00007a/manifestOpen in Universal viewerOpen in Mirador viewerMore options for embedding images