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Letter from George Lucas, Muskat [Muscat] to Lewis Pelly, Political Resident in the Persian Gulf, Bushire [‎27r] (3/4)

The record is made up of 2 folios. It was created in 24 Jul 1866. 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 regarding the settlement of matters in Muskat [Muscat] and the rumours of the death of Ranshid ben Omain, believed to have been an accomplice of Sayed Soulem [Salim II bin Thuwaini] in the murder of his father (Thuwaini bin Said).

The letter goes on to discuss rumous of a possible conspiracy against Sayed Soulem by his friends and Sayed Torkee [Turki bin Said]'s attempts to get to Muskat by sea.

The letter also refers to two enclosures which are no longer with this letter. Firstly a letter from Bombay which was found in the Muskat mail bag, and secondly a copy of Pelly's instructions to Lieutenant Edwin Dawes.

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Letter from George Lucas, Muskat [Muscat] to Lewis Pelly, Political Resident in the Persian Gulf, Bushire [‎27r] (3/4), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, Mss Eur F126/45, ff 26-27, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/get-highlighted-words/81055/vdc_100024265781.0x000036> [accessed 13 November 2019]

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