Letter no.4408 of 1855 from Henry Anderson, Secretary to the Government of Bombay, to Commander Felix Jones, Acting Resident in the Persian Gulf

IOR/R/15/1/149, f 128

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The record is made up of 1 folio. It was created in 18 Oct 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 former Resident in 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. Captain Arnold Kemball’s letters relating to an incident of piracy committed by subjects of Aboothabee [Abu Dhabi] against a boat from Bahrain. Anderson writes that His Lordship in Council approves of Kemball’s proceedings.

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Letter no.4408 of 1855 from Henry Anderson, Secretary to the Government of Bombay, to Commander Felix Jones, Acting Resident in the Persian Gulf, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/149, f 128, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100024052050.0x00002c> [accessed 19 February 2020]

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