Document ReferenceBu 11/72/1-2
TitleLetter from T. Hankey, London, to Sir A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain; 15 Dec 1860.
Date15 December 1860
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionEncloses a cutting from the Times which shows he has not been forgotten in England; asks how much extra expense he has incurred as the result of his recent moves; does not believe Crampton will make a better minister at Madrid than him; had spoken to Elliot who told him that the Times was angry, but had no proof that he had done nothing to deserve the effective demotion to The Hague.

Newspaper cutting from the Times describing life in the diplomatic service; states that the removal of Buchanan to the Hague by Lord John Russell is unjust.
Termappointments, diplomatic, Hague

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
NA6206Crampton; John Fiennes Twisleton (1805-1886); 2nd Baronet; succ. 1858; British Diplomatic Service1805-1886
NA6100Elliot; Henry G. (1817-1907); Sir1817-1907
NA6204Hankey; Thomson (1805-1893); Mr; M.P. Governor of the Bank of England 1851-31805-1893
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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