Document ReferenceBu 16/99
TitleLetter from Sir A. Paget, Dronningard [Dronninggaard], Denmark, to Sir A. Buchanan; 30 Sep 1863.
Date30 September 1863
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionInforms him that he has appraised Lord Russell of the position of Denmark in the event of war; Lady Paget and the children were going to visit her uncle via Lübeck, but were not going to Berlin as they had planned; hoped to have a month's shooting; expresses surprise that Crampton had returned to Madrid; considers his own promotion prospects, stating he would be happy to save money and collect his pension; the papers reported the arrival of King George [of Hanover] in Berlin; Prince Christian wanted to see the Prince and Princess of Wales; asks him to forward any parcels for Lady Paget to Leipzig.
Termmilitary campaigns, Second Schleswig-Holstein War 1863-4
sports, hunting
appointments, diplomatic, Madrid

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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
NA6526George V (1819-1878); King of Hanover; reigned 1851-1866 also 2nd Duke of Cumberland1819-1878
NA992Edward VII (1841-1910); King of Great Britain and Ireland1841-1910
NA6505Alexandra (1844-1925); Queen Consort; (wife of Edward VII and daughter of King Christian IX of Denmark)1844-1925
NA6150Christian IX (1818-1906 ); King of Denmark; (succeeded 1863)1818-1906
NA6635Paget; Walburga E.H. (-1929); Lady Paget; née Countess de Hohenthal-1929
NA6246Paget; Augustus B. (1823-1896); Sir; diplomat1823-1896
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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