Document ReferenceBu 18/69
TitleLetter from W. Stuart, Washington, U.S.A. to Sir A. Buchanan; 12 Oct 1863
Date12 October 1863
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionThanks him for his efforts regarding his leave; acknowledges that Lord Russell and George Elliot were in Scotland whilst he [Buchanan] was in London; leave will be announced on Lord Lyons's return; he [Stuart] is disappointed that he will not be home in time for shooting; informs him of the movements of Lord Lyons and his meetings with Admiral Sir A. Milne; gives details of his visit to Mount Vernon with a member of the cabinet; inquires after the health of Georgiana and if she is looking forward to a visit from Blantyre and Mary; states he has little to write publicly or privately.

Postscript comments that once he [Stuart] has returned home he will not return to America; informs him of the presence of Colonel Ramsey and his 'naval brother' in Washington.
Termsports, shooting
travel, America

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
NA6450Elliot; George F. (1822-1901); Mr; lawyer brother of Sir Henry1822-1901
NA6181Milne; Alexander (1806-1896); 1st Baronet; cr. 1876; admiral of the fleet1806-1896
NA6233Buchanan; Georgiana E. (-1904); Lady Buchanan; née Stuart 2nd wife of Andrew Buchanan-1904
NA6694Ramsay; George (1806-1880); 12th Earl of Dalhousie; admiral succeeded as Earl 18741806-1880
NA6399Stuart; Charles (1818-1900); 12th Lord Blantyre1818-1900
NA6041Lyons; Richard B.P. (1817-1887); 1st Earl Lyons; 2nd Baron Lyons cr. viscount 1881 and earl 1887; diplomat1817-1887
NA6234Stuart; William (1824-1896); Sir; diplomat1824-1896
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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