Document ReferenceBu 12/3
TitleLetter from J. Drummond-Hay, Tangier, Morocco, to Sir A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain; 8 Mar 1860.
Date8 March 1860
Extent14 ff
Content DescriptionConveys thanks from the Moroccan Government for his advice and information; they had lost faith in the assurances given by the Spanish Government; the Sultan will never cede Tetuan; discusses the progress of the war and the reporting of events in the press; refers to the bombardment of Larache; the Sultan [of Morocco] is not prepared to cede Tetuan; has not received a reply from Lieutenant Balboa; O'Donnell will be surprised to see his article on Balbao; states that he was attempting to secure his release, together with the release of other Spanish captives in Morocco.
TermMoroccan affairs, 'Moroccan Question'
territorial disputes, Morocco

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6437Balbao; - (fl 1860); Lieutenantfl 1860
NA6258O'Donnell; Leopoldo (1809-1867); Duke of Tetuan; general and politician1809-1867
NA6302Muhammad IV (d 1873); Sultan of Morocco; ( succeeded 1859)d 1873
NA6225Hay; John Hay Drummond- (1816-1893); Sir; diplomat1816-1893
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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