Letter from Lieutenant George Herne, commanding the HC cruizer Nautilus at Bassidore [Bāsaʻīdū], to Captain Charles Sealy aboard the HC cruizer Ternate

IOR/R/15/1/31, f 15-15v

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The record is made up of 1 folio. It was created in 19 Jun 1824. 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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Lieutenant George Herne informs Captain Charles Sealy that one of the boats known to have committed an act of piracy off Rasull Head [Ḥadd, Ra's al, cape] was hauled on shore and deserted by her crew, once they had obtained information that she was to be intercepted by a cruizer. Lieutenant George Herne then reports taking possession of the boat, getting her afloat with some difficulty and towing her away.

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Letter from Lieutenant George Herne, commanding the HC cruizer Nautilus at Bassidore [Bāsaʻīdū], to Captain Charles Sealy aboard the HC cruizer Ternate , British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/31, f 15-15v, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100024196567.0x000007> [accessed 17 February 2020]

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