Document ReferenceBu 21/4
TitleLetter from Lord Stanley [E. Stanley, later 15th Earl of Derby], Foreign Office, London, to Sir A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia; 29 Jan 1867.
Date29 January 1867
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionComments on Mansfield's report that a war between Russia and Austria was not impossible; states that this was surprising despite the ill feeling which existed between the two countries over Poland and Galicia; informs him that Fane had reported that Moustier and his government were to take a firm line with Turkey and that Moustier saw the annexation of Crete to Greece as a necessity; the French Ambassador had told him that the Emperor wished to take out a large loan to be spent on public works.
TermTurkish affairs, 'Eastern Question'
revolutions, Cretan Revolt 1867

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6734Mansfield; Charles E. (1828-1907); Sir; diplomat1828-1907
NA6793Moustier; Clément E. (fl 1825-1868); Marquis; French diplomatfl 1825-1868
NA1901Napoléon III (1808-1873); Emperor of the French; president of 2nd French Republic 1850-52 emperor 1852-701808-1873
NA6244Fane; Julian H.C. (1827-1870); Mr; diplomat1827-1870
NA144Stanley; Edward H. (1826-1893); 15th Earl of Derby; statesman1826-1893
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
PL3672/Crete/Central Europe
PL2703/Galicia/Eastern Europe
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