Coll 29/36 'Kerman: consulate buildings' [73r] (147/216)
The record is made up of 1 file (107 folios). It was created in 9 Mar 1923-27 Mar 1940. 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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It is requested that in any further communi
cation on this subject the under-mentioned letter
and number may be quoted, and the reply
addressed to —
The Under Secretary of State for India,
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. ,
London, S.J^. 1.
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. ,
LONDON, S.W. 1.
3 rd Margh, 1927 •
I am directed by the Secretary of 't&te for
India in Council to refer to your letter Mo.77C(2)- of
the 9 th August 1926, and to aay that he aanctions the
propooal of the Government of India for the eurchaae of
the consular buildinf; at Kerman,
With reference to the Secretary of State’s
telega Uo.C&B of the 2 nd arch, it will be seen from the
marginally noted correspondence
that no charfje will be raised
against tho Ii^erial Government in
respect of tlie proposed capital
expenditure, either as re artls
the consular buildin(; at Kerman or the recjonotiruction of
the hospital attached to the Ho shed Consulate General,
pending- the further consideration of the general question
of the revision of diplomatic and consular expenditure in
Persia, but that the right has been reserved to claim the
contribution from Imperial revenues of a moiety or such
other share as may be in accordance with the final
decision on tlie general question#
I am, Sir,
The Secretary. Your obodiant " orvant ‘
Forei-'T! ana Political bepartaient,
aOIJttlltlljT OF WUIA.
To Foreif:a Office, l^th i.ovembor
Copy nent to India 25th
SVem Foreign Office, 22nd February
Copy sent to India, 24th
(3d) L.O. Wakely.
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The file concerns the British Consulate buildings at Kerman.
The file covers:
- payment of lease of the buildings to Agha Mirza Hussein Khan Isfandiari (initially referred to as Sardar Nasrat)
- repayment of loan granted to Agha Mirza Hussein Khan Isfandiari
- negotiations for the purchase of the buildings and surrounding gardens
- maintenance and repairs
- water supply for irrigating the Consulate gardens
- Statements comparing the Expenditure incurred by the Government of India on Diplomatic and Consular Services in Iran in the year 1928-29 with that in the previous year (folios 15-27).
The file is composed of correspondence between the Viceroy, the Foreign Office, the 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. , the Government of India, the British Consulate at Kerman, the British Legation at Tehran, and the Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. 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. , and Agha Mirza Hussein Khan Isfandiari.
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Foliation: the foliation sequence for this description commences at the inside front cover with 1, and terminates at the last folio with 108; these numbers are written in pencil, are circled, 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.
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