Document ReferenceBu 11/70
TitleLetter from T. Hankey, London, to Sir A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain; 28 Nov 1860.
Date28 November 1860
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionInforms him that he has heard of the following changes in diplomatic personnel; Buchanan to The Hague, Napier to St Petersburg and Crampton to Madrid; asks if the report is true, given that The Hague was a lower class mission than Madrid; reports that the people of Charleston [U.S.A.] are talking of leaving the union.
Termappointments, diplomatic, Hague
appointments, diplomatic, Madrid
appointments, diplomatic, St Petersburg
military campaigns, American Civil War 1861-5

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6390Napier; Francis (1819-1898); 10th Baron Napier; succeeded 1834 also Baron Ettrick from 1872 diplomat1819-1898
NA6206Crampton; John Fiennes Twisleton (1805-1886); 2nd Baronet; succ. 1858; British Diplomatic Service1805-1886
NA6204Hankey; Thomson (1805-1893); Mr; M.P. Governor of the Bank of England 1851-31805-1893
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
PL2562/Charleston/South Carolina/U.S.A.
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