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The record is made up of 1 volume (88 folios). It was created in 1913. 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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A sub tribe of the Pusht-i-Kuh section of the Kuhgalu, belonging to the
Liravi sub-division. They occupy the mountainous region of Burs or Bars
and Dina, the Kaleh-i-Mulla being their chief fort.
The Taiyibi Garmsiri, like the Sarhadi, are wild and lawless, and given
x to predatory habits. Some of them live in chappars (reed and grass huts),
while others use exclusively the black goat’s hair tent, or bohun as it is
-called by the Lurs.
Their Chief in 1910 was ’Ali Muhammad Khan. The tribe is sub-divid-
-ed into—
Families, i Families.
Giveh Charmi-i-Pusht-i-Gach
.. 50
'Giveh Charmi-i-Zir-i-Gach
Darvish - ..
.. 50
.. 100
Taj Taiyib
.. 50
., 150
totalling 1,250 families, capable of turning out some 2,000 armed men, of
whom not more than 50 would be mounted.
Boundaries of land inhabited by this tribe are Bua, Rud-i-Kalat, conti
guous with the Yusuf I border, Ruh-i-Badil, Maur-i-Gin, contiguous with
Taiyibi Barhadi border. The tribe is permanently settled in Lindeh
and have no yaildq, or summer quarters.
v They trade exclusively with Behbehan (via Tangi-Tikau), except for
arms and ammunition, which they also obtain, through agents, from
Ramuz (via Likak and Bulfaris).
The Taiyibi Garmsiri are friendly with the Bahmai and Birir Ahmadi,
but on bad terms with the Taiyibi Sarhadi. See also under Kuhgalu.—
(Bell ; Ranking, 1910.)
A sub-tribe belonging to the Liravi division of the Kuhgalu, classed among
the Pusht-i-Kuh tribes.
Like the Bahmai, the Taiyibi trace their descent from Agha 'Ali, Behdar-
vand. They are good fighters, but wild and lawless, and arrant thieves.
It is this tribe which causes constant trouble on the Lynch Road. They
are also considered the best armed and most intelligent of the KOhgaln
^ tribes. In 1910 they were under the command of ’Ali Murad Khan of Kaleh
The tribe is sub-divkh d as follows :—
Families. Families.
Ta Husain Shah!
.. 200
.. 100
Ta Muhib-i-’Ali
.. 200
Ta Rizai
.. 100
Ta Waisi Nisseh (1)
.. 100
Riza Tufiqi
.. 100
Ta Waisi Bar Aftab (2)
.. 100
Ta Ain-ul-Ahi
.. 50
Ta Muradi (x)
.. 50
’Amalajat (x)
.. 100
Pir Husaini
.. 50
Sa’ adat 'i
’All Taiyibi (x)
.. 220
Sa’adat-i-Mir ^
Salar '
.. 1,000

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The volume consists of corrections to the Gazetteer of Persia Volume III (1910 Edition). This volume was produced in 1913 (4th series) by the General Staff, India.

The gazetteer includes entries on villages, towns, administrative divisions, districts, provinces, tribes, halting-places, religious sects, mountains, hills, streams, rivers, springs, wells, dams, passes, islands and bays. The entries provide details of latitude, longitude, and elevation for some places, and information on history, communications, agriculture, produce, population, health, water supply, topography, climate, military intelligence, coastal features, ethnography, trade, economy, administration and political matters.

Printed at the Government Monotype Press, Simla.

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1 volume (88 folios)

The entries are arranged in alphabetical order from front to back, with cross-references where required.

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Foliation: the foliation sequence commences at the first folio with 1 and terminates at the last folio with 88; these numbers are printed or in pencil, and are located in the top right corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. side of each folio. The foliation sequence does not include the front and back covers.

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