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reconnaissance started over the Trucial Coast hinterland, while in Qatar drilling at ‘No. 1 well’ reached a depth... of importance in relation ...
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:SheikhKhazalPalaceMohammarah.jpg Indeed, Khaz’al actively fostered close relations with Britain in ...
The file details the Government of India’s financial and administrative responsibilities towards the Persian Gulf. The text is divided into sections: ...12 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/379 Date(s): 20 May 1940
Handwritten report, in Lewis Pelly's handwriting about the history of the Shat el Arab [Shatt al Arab] watercourse from the point where it commences at ...80 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/59, ff 2-41 Date(s): c 1865
'Notes on the statements made in William Gifford Palgrave's book Narrative of a Year's Journey through Central and Eastern Arabia'
The statements were originally intended to form Appendix 12 of Colonel Pelly's Riyadh report No.57 dated 15 May 1866 and were produced following a request ...48 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/60 Date(s): 1866
The file comprises correspondence and papers produced in response to Britain’s involvement in the Anglo-Soviet invasion of Iran, which began on 25 August ...86 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/2/722 Date(s): 26 Aug 1941-29 Jan 1942
Letter from Lieutenant-Colonel Lewis Pelly, HBM's Political Resident Persian Gulf, at Koweit [Kuwait] to Hajee [Haji] Ahmed, Residency Arabic Mirza
Letter requesting that Ahmed accompany Captain Warner on the Residency Steamer to Bahrein [Bahrain], and on arrival communicate with the Sheikh [Muhammad ...4 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/56, ff 11-12 Date(s): 17 Feb 1865
This file concerns Britain's relations with Persia (also referred to as Iran in some of the correspondence). It includes the following: cases of Persian ...274 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/5/174 Date(s): 31 Dec 1928-20 Aug 1949
'File 6/9 Foreign Interests: Persian Government's Request for Services of Judicial Notices on Muscatis'
This file contains correspondence between British officials concerning requests made by the Persian Government to serve judicial notices on Muscat residents ...30 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/6/155 Date(s): 29 Jul 1933-21 Oct 1933