Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1323
TitleLetter from Charles Whitworth [later Baron Whitworth of Galway], Mosco[w], Russia, to Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford]; 2/13 Jul. 1707
Date13 July 1707
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses his negotiations regarding Her Majesty's 'permission of the Russian Volunteers'; explains how his efforts were hampered by the actions of Mr Stiles; reports that Stiles has acted in his own favour rather than in that of the friendship between England and Russia.
Termdiplomacy, with Russia
navies, Russian, volunteers

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA30013Stiles; - (fl 1707); Mr; connected with English merchants in Russiafl 1707
NA30006Whitworth; Charles (1675-1725); Baron Whitworth of Galway; envoy-extraordinary to Russia 1704-10; cr. 17211675-1725
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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