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Distinctive Features: The Northern portion of map only, lacking publisher’s imprint. Depths shown by soundings. Notations to ensure efficient and safe ...2 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/708, f 7 Date(s): c 1946
The file concerns the operations of Petroleum Concessions Limited (PCL) (and its subsidiary Petroleum Development (Qatar) Limited) in Qatar. Of particular ...603 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/3806B Date(s): 6 Jan 1945-13 Apr 1948
The volume contains papers relating to the right of navigation in the Shatt-el-Arab (also referred to as the Shatt-al-Arab). It includes correspondence ...732 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/1098 Date(s): 21 May 1928-28 Nov 1930
File 2830/1914 Pt 2 'Persian Gulf: Pearl Fisheries. Investigation into Alleged Depletion of Pearl Banks. Germans and the Industry. Concessions, etc.'
The volume concerns pearl fishing in the Persian Gulf; in particular attempted incursions into the trade by the French, Germans, and others; the political ...578 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/457 Date(s): 1902-28 July 1914
The file contains correspondence regarding measures under consideration by the British government for preventing encroachments by Japanese and other foreign ...38 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/5/316 Date(s): 1 Jan 1938-20 Jun 1938
File 4480/1923 Pt 2 ‘Persian Gulf: Naval Incidents: Visits of British Warships to Persian Ports: Persian Territorial Waters Bill.’
This volume contains papers, mostly correspondence and India Office Political and Secret Department minute papers, relating to naval incidents in the Persian ...1,662 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/1099 Date(s): 22 Nov 1923-8 May 1934
Papers concerning diplomatic tensions between the British and Ottoman Governments at the outset of the First World War, including social unrest and military/naval ...672 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/462 Date(s): 20 Jun 1914-25 Oct 1914
File 619/1907 Pt 6 'Arms traffic:- Persian Gulf - Searching of vessels in territorial waters of Trucial Chiefs. Position of Katr [Qatar].'
The correspondence, which is primarily between the Political Resident in the Persian Gulf (Percy Zachariah Cox), the Foreign Secretary to the Government ...124 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/10/115/1 Date(s): 13 Sep 1910-15 Apr 1913
This file contains papers relating to a plan to extend the sovereignty of the Arab states of the Persian Gulf into the continental shelf and marine area ...286 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/5/267 Date(s): 7 Jun 1948-17 Sep 1949
This file relates to incidents of Kuwaiti sailing boats being intercepted (and in some cases seized and detained) by Persian warships and other vessels, ...550 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/5/172 Date(s): 10 Apr 1933-23 Dec 1949