Skip to item: of 530
Information about this record Back to top
Open in Universal viewer
Open in Mirador IIIF viewer

'14/196 Punishment of the Sheikh of Fujairah. Sheikh Hawad bin Abdullah Sharqiyin.' [‎229r] (471/530)

The record is made up of 1 volume (259 folios). It was created in 17 Apr 1925-10 Jul 1934. It was written in English and Arabic. 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.

Transcription

This transcription is created automatically. It may contain errors.

Apply page layout

From: Besidency Agent,Shargah.
foi H.B.M’s Politioal Resident and Oonsul General 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. .
No.570,dated 28th.Novemher 1928,-(15th.Jamad Thani 1347).
A/o • ^
I "beg to inform you in reference to your letter #o.260 of
llth.Novemher 1928,in respect to the affairs of Fujaireh and Kel-
ha,in the matter of what I have written you in my letter No.474
dated the 21st.September 1928,and what I informed your honour -
verbally when I was with you on the man-o-war •'Patrick Stewart .
The tribe of Kelba,the Sheikh of Fujaireh have' not releasedj;
them up to now they are supposed to be in prison.
As I have heard from the Sheikh of Shargah,that he has "been
informed by some bedouins that Sheikh el Shehooh named Salih bin| jj
Muhammad intends to go to Fujaireh to release his Kelbactribes
men from prison,and to make peace between themselves.
If this news is correct,! will at the time inform your -
honour.

About this item

Content

This file consists of correspondence relating to actions taken against the Shaikh of Fujairah. The main correspondents are 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. 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. ; Senior Naval Officer 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. ; Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. Muscat; Residency A diplomatic office of the British Government established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. Agent Sharjah; Foreign Secretary to the Government of India; Shaikh Hamad bin Abdullah, ruler of Fujairah; Shaikh Said bin Hamad, Chief of Kalba.

A number of topics are covered.

There are over forty letters in Arabic with translations; maps drawn by Bertram Thomas of tribal territories around al Fujairah and also a map of the ports of Oman.

Extent and format
1 volume (259 folios)
Arrangement

The papers are arranged chronologically from the front to the rear of the file.

Physical characteristics

Foliation. The foliation sequence consists of numbers circled in pencil located in the top right hand corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. of each folio and runs from the front cover to last folio. Foliation omissions: Folios 174, 189, 203 have been omitted.

Written in
English and Arabic in Latin and Arabic script
View the complete information for this record

Use and share this item

Share this item
Cite this item in your research

'14/196 Punishment of the Sheikh of Fujairah. Sheikh Hawad bin Abdullah Sharqiyin.' [‎229r] (471/530), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/R/15/1/278, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100070467085.0x000049> [accessed 13 November 2019]

Link to this item
Embed this item

Copy and paste the code below into your web page where you would like to embed the image.

<meta charset="utf-8"><a href="https://www.qdl.qa/en/archive/81055/vdc_100070467085.0x000049">'14/196 Punishment of the Sheikh of Fujairah. Sheikh Hawad bin Abdullah Sharqiyin.' [&lrm;229r] (471/530)</a>
<a href="https://www.qdl.qa/en/archive/81055/vdc_100070467085.0x000049">
	<img src="https://images.qdl.qa/iiif/images/81055/vdc_100000000193.0x0000fb/IOR_R_15_1_278_0503.jp2/full/!280,240/0/default.jpg" alt="" />
</a>
IIIF details

This record has a IIIF manifest available as follows. If you have a compatible viewer you can drag the icon to load it.https://www.qdl.qa/en/iiif/81055/vdc_100000000193.0x0000fb/manifestOpen in Universal viewerOpen in Mirador viewerMore options for embedding images

Use and reuse
Download this image