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'Notes on Tours in Persia in 1881: the natural obstruction to the Navigation to the Karoon River at Ahwaz as seen 1st December 1881'
The memorandum consists of notes and observations on the navigability of the Karoon [Kārūn] river supplied by Captain H Wells, Royal Engineers, with ...4 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/C34 Date(s): 1 Dec 1881
The file provides an account of the navigation of the rivers of Mesopotamia from 1640, with a series of extracts from despatches, letters, reports, a diary, ...8 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B195 Date(s): 22 Aug 1883
The memorandum outlines Sir Henry Creswicke Rawlinson's opinion that the importance of opening up the Karun [Kārūn] River to steam navigation has been ...2 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/C35 Date(s): 23 Jun 1882
The item consists of a concession for navigation on the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, which sets out terms and conditions. It was signed by the Grand Vizier ...14 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B381/3 Date(s): 12 Dec 1913
The memorandum is a response from Walter Baring to Sir Henry Creswicke Rawlinson's argument that the potential benefits of opening up the Karun [Kārūn] ...4 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/C36 Date(s): 20 Sep 1882
This file contains a selection of correspondence related to the right of British Merchant-Vessels to use the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. This correspondence ...14 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B78 Date(s): 5 May 1881
File 1808/1912 'Bagdad Railway. Navigation of the Tigris & Lynch's Agreement with the Company for the transport of railway material.'
The volume concerns the navigation of the Rivers Euphrates and Tigris, and moves by The Euphrates and Tigris Steam Navigation Company (also referred to ...514 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/271 Date(s): 27 Mar 1912-15 Apr 1913
Memorandum, written by Richard William Brant and Edward Parkes of the Foreign Office, Apr 1913 regarding navigation on the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. ...284 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B199 Date(s): 24 Apr 1913
The memorandum — written by Sir Oliver Beauchamp Coventry St John — offers a differing opinion to that offered by Sir Henry Creswicke Rawlinson (see ...4 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/C37 Date(s): 26 Oct 1882
'Memorandum respecting the Claim of the Euphrates and Tigris Steam-ship Company to use Barges on those Rivers as a matter of "right"'
This file is a Foreign Office memorandum regarding the right of the Euphrates and Tigris Steam-ship Company to sail their barges on those rivers, written ...18 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B76 Date(s): 5 May 1881