'File 2/15 British Consulate Muscat Masirah and Salalah landing grounds'
- Khimji Ramdas Group (correspondent; subject)
AHQ Iraq (correspondent; subject)
Royal Air Force (correspondent)
The file contains correspondence between the Shaikh of Masirah, Khamis bin Hilal Al-Maj‘ali and Sayyid Shihab bin Faysal Al-Bu Sa‘idi regarding the objection of some locals to the erection of the Royal Air Force (RAF) store at Masirah Island. The majority of the correspondence in the file is related to the request of the firm of Khimji Ramdas for the settlement of their claim for $170 against the Royal Air Force on account of the pay of boatmen at the landing ground at Masirah.The main correspondents in the file are: Khimji Ramdas; the Political Agency, Muscat; and Air Force Headquarters, Iraq.
1 file (17 folios)
The papers are arranged in approximate chronological order from the front to the rear of the file.
Foliation: the foliation sequence (used for referencing) commences at the front cover with 1, and terminates at the inside back cover with 19; these numbers are written in pencil, are circled, and are located in the top right corner of the recto side of each folio. A previous foliation sequence, which is also circled, has been superseded and therefore crossed out. The file has one foliation anomaly, f 11A.
- Item contributor:
- British Library. India Office Records and Private Papers
- Data contributor:
- Qatar National Library
- 1 file (17 folios)
- Air force
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- Is part of:
- British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers