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'Summary of correspondence relative to the administration of the Port of Basrah and measures for the control of the shipping traffic in Mesopotamia.'
This secret summary was compiled by the Army Department, War Section Case and printed in Simla in September 1919. It contains letters and telegrams sent ...134 images in record Ref: IOR/L/MIL/17/15/131 Date(s): 16 Sep 1916
The file contains correspondence, mainly telegrams, about British efforts to obtain supplies of rice for local consumption in the Persian Gulf shaikhdoms, ...648 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/2/778 Date(s): 30 May 1945-30 May 1948
Papers concerning the impact of war between Britain and Turkey upon shipping, food supplies and travellers on Hajj pilgrimage, along the Red Sea coast ...472 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/466 Date(s): 5 Dec 1914-11 Jun 1916
The file’s papers relate to the appointment and activities of the Security Officer (initially referred to as a Staff Officer Intelligence) in the Persian ...316 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/2/713 Date(s): 26 Feb 1941-29 Nov 1944
This volume contains letters, reports and memoranda concerning the lighting and buoyage of the Shatt al-Arab. Correspondence discusses the poor state of ...660 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/169 Date(s): 1911
Most of the letters in this file are written by Mirza Mehedy Ally Khaun [Mirza Mahdi 'Ali Khan Bahadur], who was the Native Agent at Bushire from October ...112 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/5 Date(s): 12 Dec 1801-14 Feb 1803
PZ 3790/33 'Iraq: arrest of Captain Macleod, Harbour Master at Abadan Reach, by Persian Naval Authorities in the entrance of the Shatt-el-Arab.'
The file comprises telegrams, despatches, correspondence, memoranda, and notes, relating to the arrest of a British harbour-master by the Persian naval ...133 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/74 Date(s): 27 Jun 1933-4 Mar 1934
Correspondence exchanged between the Political Agency at Bahrain and various steamship operators at Bahrain, as follows: until 1937, representatives of ...540 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/2/1497 Date(s): 4 May 1926-18 Apr 1943
The file contains correspondence about the supply of foodstuffs, cotton and leather goods, soap and other manufactured articles, from India to Bahrain ...302 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/2/791 Date(s): 16 May 1945-1 Oct 1946