Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1392
TitleReport containing foreign news, London; 16 Sep. 1703
Date16 September 1703
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionProvides diplomatic and military news from various places throughout Europe, especially as relates to the war [of Spanish Succession]; speaks of a dispute at Rome, whereby some cardinals attempted to persuade the Pope to grant the title of Prince to his brother Don Brace?; reports on the limited military news from Italy and several German speaking states; discusses news from The Hague regarding the siege of Limbourgh and other related military campaigns.
Termintelligence, foreign reports
disputes, religious, Pope v Cardinals
Papacy, disputes, nepotism
religious affairs, nepotism
sieges, Limbourgh 1703
wars, War of the Spanish Succession 1701-1714
military campaigns, Italian States 1703
military campaigns, Low Countries 1703
Related MaterialNote in typescript catalogue states that documents Pw2 Hy 1386-1399 are 'part of John Dyer's newsletters, rest in Portland [28] loan 29/359]'.
Pw2 Hy 1386-1399

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA30069Brace?; Don (fl 1703); brother of Pope Clement XIfl 1703
NA30065Clement XI (1649-1721); Pope; (Giovanni Francesco Albani; Pope from 1700)1649-1721
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