Coll 29/6 'Mohammerah and Khorramshahr: vice consulate and consulate appointments' [22r] (45/470)
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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CYPHER TELSGRAM fO.T.P. r
Prom Government ot India, External Affairs Dept.
To Secretary of State for India.
Dated New Delhi, 18,20 hours, 26th August 1946*
Received 17,00 hours, 26th August 1946.
Your telegram 14683 of August 12th. Consul-General,
2. In the light of Ambassador’s telegram and special
conditions in South Persia we agree unconditionally to post
of Consul-General, Bushire, being maintained and to 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 cf November. , .
3. ¥e agree also that H.M. Consul, Kheramahahr, should in all
political matters be under supervision cf Consul General at
Ahwaz so long as present Consular organisation continues in
this area, ife assume that during this period officers of some
seniority will be posted to Ahwaz and that they will be
instructed to give all support to Consul, Khorarashahr
in his duty of protection of Indians in that district,
4. life are nqt clear what Ambassador’s reference to
"administrative matters" means, but for budget and accounts
purposes and for provision of staff from 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. clerical
cadre Consul, Khorarashahr should be under the Political
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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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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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