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William Knox D"Arcy

Margaret Carnegie

William Knox D"Arcy

Australian gold and Persian oil

by Margaret Carnegie

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Published by Kildrummie Press in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • D"Arcy, William Knox, 1849-1917.,
    • Businesspeople -- Australia -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 53-57) and index.

      StatementMargaret Carnegie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC602.5.D37 C37 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 59 p. :
      Number of Pages59
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1150843M
      LC Control Number94124832
      OCLC/WorldCa31440458

      Three children are listed for them in the book and they are: 1) My ancestor, William - b. , in Knox co., TN; 2) Sarah, b. [I found a marriage listing on-line for a Sarah Agee to Elam Howren, in Union co., could be the marriage for this Sarah.]; and 3) John, b. , married Elizabeth Smith on in Putnam. Get this from a library! Report of the admitted correspondence, proceedings, evidence, and judgment, in the action Benson v. D'Arcy: tried in the High Court of Justice, Chancery division.. [Bertha Benson; William Knox D'Arcy].

      William Knox D’Arcy. The next owner of note was William Knox D’Arcy. William was one of those people who just happened to be at the right place at the right time. His amazing story started when his fathers legal firm went into bankruptcy. His father also called William decided to skip the country and take his young family with him. On , at Tehran's Sahebqaraniyyeh Palace, Muzaffar ul-Din Shah inked an point concession granting William Knox D'Arcy, a British "rentier," the special rights for prospection.

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Key dates On 28 May, William Knox D’Arcy is granted a year concession to search for oil and gas across most of Persia. Drilling begins in November in the Chiah Surkh mountains, miles west of Tehran, under the direction of engineer George Reynolds. William Knox D’Arcy should be a household name, but is widely unheard William Knox DArcy book outside of the Petro-chemical industry.

He was the only son of an Irish solicitor, and in his life was literally turned upside down, when William Knox DArcy book father’s law firm went bankrupt.

William Knox D'Arcy (11 October – 1 May ) was one of the principal founders of the oil and petrochemical industry in Persia ().Concession to explore, obtain, and market oil, natural gas, asphalt, and ozokerite was given to him and the concession.

Before the first oil gushed out of Iran's oil well No. 1 in Masjed Soleiman onthe British national, William Knox D'Arcy, had already obtained an exclusive concession for the extraction and production of the black gold from inefficient Qajar kings. The Qajar kings had signed a humiliating and long-term contract with the British.

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