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Coll 29/6 'Mohammerah and Khorramshahr: vice consulate and consulate appointments' [‎54r] (110/470)

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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Department
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G.C. Allchin, Esq., CMG-. ,MC. ,
Foreign Office,
s.wa. 29^4,?
134$
You sent us a copy on 20th March,with
your printed letter K.22631/22631/234,of
Foreign Office Despatch to Tehran No.41
(which^I notice,was dated 14th February)
in which approval was given to the proposal^,
in Bullard*s "despatch No. 432 of 8th
December jinftipowirr*, that the consular post
at Khorramshahr should again be placed
M CLw^ a otvtvCAjt ^ JCcuaICi
under Ahwaz^s soon as the British troops
in Khuzistan have been withdrawn.
2,.As the post'at Khorramshahr is staffed
by the Indian Political Service we had rather
Mi* ■
expected that-we Hftould have been given an
opportunity to comment on Bullard's proposal
before an official reply was given approving
it. We were therefore somewhat taken
aback to discover that instructions had already
issued on this matter as long ago as the
middle of February; the more so^,as we had
reason to believe that the G-overnment of
u)Lc
Indian, as already mentioned, are responsible
which
for manning the Khorramshahr post /v
u*cC
is ^concerned with the protection of the
interests of the largest single concentration
in Abadan,
of Indians in Persia, aam sly that established
\rUwS.
3, So long as the Government of India
Ccs^ of
contribute half the 'consular expenditure
in Persia they have, I suggest, a right to
be/consulted on the arrangements. Jhi
/wtk bl* JaAd ^
dipt be no doub^jthat security and tribal

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The file concerns appointments at the Vice-Consulate (later Consulate) at Mohammerah [Khorramshahr, Iran].

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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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1 file (232 folios)
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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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