Coll 29/6 'Mohammerah and Khorramshahr: vice consulate and consulate appointments' [16r] (33/470)
The record is made up of 1 file (232 folios). It was created in 9 Apr 1931-4 Sep 1948. 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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Government of .India
H.M. Minister, Tehran, No®i48
Secretary of State for India
New Delhi, 17*40 hours, 10th September 1946
16.20 hours^ 10th September 1946
Reference Tehran telegram 1418 of September 3rd to
2* Following is text of Government of India telegram
7427 dated August 26th 1946 to Secretary of State* Begins :*-
"Your telegram 14683 of August 12th* Consul-General
2o In the light of Ambassador** s telegram and the
special conditions in South Pers’ia, we agree unconditionaily
to the post of Consul'-General Bushire being maintained and
to the posting of Galloway to it* He is at present on
leave and thereafter will probably be required to act for
Hay for a month but should be free by beginning of November.
3* We agree also that H.M. Consul*. Kao rams ha hr, should in
all political matters be under the supervision of the
Consul-General at Ahwa z , so long as present Consulate
organisation continues in this area* We assume that
during this period officers of some seniority will be
posted to Ahwas and that they will be instructed to give
all support to Consul Kboramshahr in his duty of protection
of shores m that district*
4 We a
re not clear what the Ambassador’s reference
native mattera” means, but for budget and accounts
and for provision of staff from 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. ,
cadre of the Consul Khoramshahr should be under
leal Resident.” ^ Bnds *
Reply, to this telegram is awaited
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The file concerns appointments at the Vice-Consulate (later Consulate) at Mohammerah [Khorramshahr, Iran].
The file covers:
- emoluments of H G Jakins as Vice Consul of Mohammerah in 1932
- appointment of F C L Chauncy as Vice Consul of Mohammerah in 1932
- clerical posts at the Kuwait Political Agency An office of the British Government and, earlier, of the East India Company. and at the Vice-Consulate in Mohammerah
- Norwegian consular representation at Abadan
- appointment of Allen Lancelot Austin Dredge as Vice-Consul of Mohammerah in 1941
- proposed opening of a Consulate at Mohammerah and reducing of Ahwaz to a Vice-Consulate
- appointment of F C L Chauncy as Consul of Mohammerah in 1942
- appointment of R A McConaghey as Acting Consul of Mohammerah in 1943
- appointment of R H Cook as Acting Consul of Mohammerah in 1944
- relations between Political Residency A diplomatic office of the British Government established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. 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. , at Bushire, and Consulate at Khorramshahr
- appointment of V W D Willoughby as Consul of Mohammerah in 1948.
The file is composed of correspondence between 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 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. ; the Viceroy; the Secretary of State for India; the British Consulates at Ahwaz, and Mohammerah; British Petroleum; the Royal Norwegian Legation to London; the British Minister at Tehran.
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The papers are arranged in approximate chronological order from the rear to the front of the file.
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Foliation: the foliation sequence (used for referencing) commences at the front cover with 1, and terminates at the last folio with 233; 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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