Admiralty: East Indies Station: Correspondence
|Title:||Admiralty: East Indies Station: Correspondence|
Correspondence relating to India, Ceylon, Burma, Aden, the Red Sea, the Persian Gulf, the East Coast of Africa and islands in the Indian Ocean. There is also a volume of telegrams sent and received during the Sudan Campaign, 1883 to 1884.
|Held by:||The National Archives, Kew|
|Legal status:||Public Record(s)|
Board of Admiralty, East Indies and China Station, 1816-1865
Board of Admiralty, East Indies Station, 1865-1959
|Physical description:||75 volume(s)|
|Administrative / biographical background:||
With the ever increasing granting of independence to British possessions in the area, the East Indies Station was gradually run down until it was finally closed on September 7 1959.