Document ReferenceBu 13/44
TitleLetter from T. Hankey, House of Commons, London, to Sir A. Buchanan, The Hague, The Netherlands; 17 June 1861.
Date17 June 1861
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites in response to his complaints about his situation in The Hague; asks why he took a house which he had never seen and how Lord Napier could 'have lived in such a hole'; he and Mrs Hankey hoped to visit him in Holland; states that he was writing during a Diplomatic Service Committee [meeting] which was dragging on and had seen Mr Locock and Mr Julian Fane; informs him that he was due to attend a meeting at Lord Derby's and that he hoped to see Florence [Buchanan] in the near future.
Termgovernment business, meetings, Diplomatic Service Committee
government business, committees, Diplomatic Service Committee
diplomatic service, Diplomatic Service Committee
buildings, embassies, Hague

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6390Napier; Francis (1819-1898); 10th Baron Napier; succeeded 1834 also Baron Ettrick from 1872 diplomat1819-1898
NA144Stanley; Edward H. (1826-1893); 15th Earl of Derby; statesman1826-1893
NA6244Fane; Julian H.C. (1827-1870); Mr; diplomat1827-1870
NA6471Locock; Sidney (1834-1885); Mr; diplomat and soldier1834-1885
NA6428Fox; Florence J. (-1882); Mrs; née Buchanan wife of Maxwell Fox-1882
NA6204Hankey; Thomson (1805-1893); Mr; M.P. Governor of the Bank of England 1851-31805-1893
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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