Letter no.3192 of 1855 from Henry Anderson, Secretary to the Government of Bombay, to the Resident in the Persian Gulf

IOR/R/15/1/149, f 87

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The record is made up of 1 folio. It was created in 7 Aug 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.

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The letter is an acknowledgement of receipt of the Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea area between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. Often referred to as The Gulf or the Arabian Gulf. Resident Captain Arnold Kemball’s previous letter relating to correspondence received by the Shaikh of Jaalan about acts of piracy alleged to have been committed by his subjects. Anderson writes that His Lordship in Council finds the letter from the Shaikh of Jaalan satisfactory in its tenor.

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Letter no.3192 of 1855 from Henry Anderson, Secretary to the Government of Bombay, to the Resident in the Persian Gulf, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/149, f 87, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100024052050.0x000024> [accessed 18 February 2020]

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