Friday, 21 April 2017

England signing important fuel oil contract according to the Dutch magazine Marineblad dated 1914-1915 no. 4

An item reported that the British cabinet and the British-Persian Company signed a contract for the delivery of a large quantity of fuel oil for a period of some years. After approval by the parliament and supporting the company in the exploitation were almost existing and future oil wells in Persia available for the British Admiralty.