Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1302
TitleLetter in French from A. de Matueof [Matveyev], London, to Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford]; 24 Jan. 1708
Date24 January 1708
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionConcern's the question of the Tsar's inclusion in the Grand Alliance; encloses extract of a letter from the Etats Généraux to the Tsar [Pw2 Hy 1303]; notes also that Sir [Philip] Meadowe, the Queen's minister at the Imperial court has still received no instructions in the matter; requests that he be informed of the Queen's real intentions.

Enquires as to [Goodwin's] promotion and requests the return of list of Muscovite sailors.

New Style date on document.
Termdiplomacy, with Russia
diplomatic relations, Europe, Grand Alliance 1707
navies, Russian, apprenticeship of Muscovite sailors

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6169Peter I (1672-1725); Emperor of Russia; ( succeeded 1682)1672-1725
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
NA29998Goodwin; - (fl 1707); -; patronised by Peter the Greatfl 1707
NA29988Matveyev; Andrei A. (1666-1728); Muscovite Ambassador in London 1707-8; Russian minister at Amsterdam 1700-121666-1728
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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