Document ReferenceBu 19/99
TitleLetter from T. Hankey, Hyams, Bagshot, Surrey, to Sir A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia; 9 July 1866.
Date9 July 1866
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionInforms him that he is staying with Mrs Bathurst and congratulates him on his new honours [G.C.B.]; states that Russell was right to honour his 'old friends' before leaving office and that Hammond had also been honoured; comments on the changed state of European politics with reference to Prussia, Austria and Italy; states that Lord Stanley would do well in the Cabinet and refers to Gladstone's conduct during the problems over the passage of the Reform Bill.
Termparliamentary business, bills, Reform Bill 1867
honours and decorations, GCB

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6523Bathurst; Meriel L. (-1872); Countess of Bathurst; daughter of 2nd Baron de Tabley-1872
NA982Gladstone; William E. (1809-1898); P.M. 1868-74 1880-85 1886 1892-941809-1898
NA144Stanley; Edward H. (1826-1893); 15th Earl of Derby; statesman1826-1893
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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