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  1. The 1930s: the Gulf as ‘Highway between East and West’

    reconnaissance started over the Trucial Coast hinterland, while in Qatar drilling at ‘No. 1 well’ reached a depth... of importance in relation ...


  2. Colonial Knowledge: Lorimer’s Gazetteer of the Persian Gulf, Oman and Central Arabia

    at Sharjah Town’, to Zubārah, ‘[a]ruined and deserted town on the west side of the Qatar Promontory’. Tables...


  3. 'File 12/15 Political Agent's tour'

    The file contains correspondence and telegrams sent and received by the Political Agent at Bahrain, Hugh Weighman, mostly from the Political Resident in ...

    469 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/502  Date(s): 19 Jan 1937-1 Feb 1945
  4. Coll 5/20 ‘Air Route to India – Arab Coast Secn: Negotiations with Trucial Sheikhs’

    The file is largely made up of correspondence, with occasional internal India Office notes, and records of inter-departmental meetings. The subject matter ...

    1,290 images in record  Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/1966  Date(s): 17 Feb 1932-6 May 1940
  5. ‘File 13/2 VIII Air facilities in Arab shaikhdoms’

    The file’s contents concern the implementation of civil air agreements, and the use of air facilities, at Britain’s aerodromes along the Arab coast ...

    567 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/508  Date(s): 9 Aug 1946-23 Dec 1950
  6. ‘File 29/25 DATES QUOTA – 1944-’45 FOR BAHRAIN AND TRUCIAL COAST’

    The file contains correspondence about a British Ministry of Food scheme in 1944 for ensuring a controlled supply of Iraqi dates at reasonable prices to ...

    188 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/2/785  Date(s): 10 May 1944-24 Jan 1950
  7. Oil Concessions

    The file consists of five volumes containing copies of oil concessions in the Persian Gulf region and correspondence between British officials related ...

    619 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/1/749  Date(s): 1933-c 1964
  8. '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'

    The volume consists of the following Foreign Office document: 19127, marked 'For Official Use only'. The volume is divided into sections containing transcripts ...

    92 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/1/738  Date(s): c 1954
  9. 'File 82/1 II (F 53) A.P.O.C., and Oil Concession - Arab Coast'

    The volume contains correspondence and telegrams between the Political Department, the Colonial Office and the Secretary of State at the India Office in ...

    576 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/1/619  Date(s): 10 May 1923-9 Jan 1924
  10. 'D 93 KUWAIT OIL A.P.O.C. (82/1 VI) and E. & G.S. (86/1 IV)'

    The volume contains correspondence and telegrams between the Foreign Secretary to the Government of India and the Secretary of State for the Colonies in ...

    526 images in record  Ref: IOR/R/15/1/623  Date(s): 1 Feb 1933-30 Jun 1933

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