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British Library Partnership Team An overview of the key moments from the history of interaction between the British and Oman, as illustrated through the ...
Dr Mark Hobbs Captain Owen’s plan to take over the portal town of Mombasa on the Indian Ocean put British officials in a contentious situation with ...
Letter from Edwin Dawes, Chief Officer, Government Steamer Berenice, Bombay Marine to Lieutenant Colonel Lewis Pelly, HBM's Political Resident ...
Letter providing Pelly with detailed information on how the Chronometer was prepared for the journey to Riyadh and how it was only six and a half miles ...2 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/56, f 18 Date(s): 12 Apr 1865
File containing journals kept by Lewis Pelly during his early career in India. The journals include a recollection, written in 1854, of a post monsoon ...54 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/17 Date(s): 1854-1862
Letter No. 148 from William Muir, The Secretary to the Government of India, Foreign Department, Fort William to Charles Gonne, The Secretary to the Government of Bombay
Letter requesting that Lewis Pelly submit a detailed account of all he saw, heard and did in the course of his visit to Riadh [Riyadh] for the Governor-General ...4 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/55, ff 25-26 Date(s): 15 Feb 1866
Journal of Lewis Pelly's official journey overland from Persia to India through Afghanistan including Mashhad, Herat and Kabul.
Journal of the journey which the British Government requested that Lewis Pelly take overland through Persia and Afghanistan in returning to India in order ...90 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/30 Date(s): 15 Sep-16 Nov 1860
A printed memorandum, written by Adolphus Warburton Moore, Assistant Secretary of the Political and Secret Department of the India Office, 27 September ...10 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B14c Date(s): 27 Sep 1876
Six memoranda pertaining to British handling of relations between Muscat, Zanzibar, and Persia. The authors are all connected to the India Office, in London, ...58 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B2 Date(s): 1 Jul 1868-24 Jul 1868
Genre/Subject Matter: The album contains landscape and architectural views of locations in India, the Persian Gulf, Burma, Florence, China (Yarkand in ...17 images in record Ref: Photo 355/1 Date(s): 1860s-1880s
A printed memorandum, written by Adolphus Warburton Moore, Assistant Secretary of the Political and Secret Department of the India Office, 17 August 1876. ...10 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B14a Date(s): 17 Aug 1876