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... expeditions in 1809 and 1819, Britain began offering treaties with local tribes whereby, in exchange ... for a maritime truce. Nevertheless, each shaikhdom maintained control of its internal affairs. These treaties were renewed annually initially, then every ten years, until the 1853 Treaty of Perpetual Maritime ...
'A Collection of Treaties and Engagements relating to the Persian Gulf Shaikhdoms and the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman in force up to the End of 1953'
only'. The volume is divided into sections containing transcripts of treaties and engagements relating to Bahrain; Kuwait; Qatar; Trucial States; Muscat; and miscellaneous. The earliest treaties recorded date from ... Unknown Muscat Bahrain Kuwait Trucial States Qatar Sitrah Sitra New Delhi Sharjah Treaties There is a list ...92 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/738 Date(s): c 1954
'Treaties and Undertakings etc in force between the British Government and the Rulers of Bahrain, 1820-1914'
endorsement 147EA of 22.6.16'. The documents contain transcripts of fifteen treaties and undertakings between ... observance of treaties, jurisdiction over foreigners, pearl fisheries, post office, wireless telegraphy, ... Department Bahrain Sitrah Sitra New Delhi Sharjah Treaties There is a list of contents at the front of each ...146 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/740 Date(s): c 1914
Coll 5/31 ‘Air Route to India: Prohibition of private flights along the Arabian Coast of the Persian Gulf’
The file contains correspondence and notes on the subject of private (or chartered) flights through the Persian Gulf states in special treaty relations with the British Government, these states being: Bahrain, Kuwait (also spelt Koweit), Muscat (Oman), and Sharjah. Prior to 1946, the correspondence is concerned ...1,247 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/1981 Date(s): 14 Jun 1933-3 Dec 1948