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TitleLetter from E. Lyons [later Ist Baron Lyons], H.M.S. Madagascar, Nauplia, Greece, to A. Buchanan; 3 Apr 1832.
Date3 April 1832
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionIs due to travel to Egypt and the Holy Land; thinks Sir Stratford [Canning] is a 'gallant fellow'; had told the King, Lord Grey and Lord Palmerston that he would succeed, if anyone could, in mediating with the Turks.
Termtravel, Egypt
travel, Holy Land
military campaigns, Greek War of Independence 1821-32
maritime vessels, naval, H.M.S. Madagascar

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA5991Canning; Stratford (1786-1880); 1st Viscount Stratford de Redcliffe1786-1880
NA6026Grey; Charles (1764-1845); 2nd Earl Grey1764-1845
NA143Temple; Henry John (1784-1865); 3rd Viscount Palmerston; succ. 1802; statesman; Prime Minster 1855-1858 and 1859-18651784-1865
NA6030William IV (1765-1837); King of Great Britain and Ireland; succeeded 18301765-1837
NA6054Lyons; Edmund (1790-1858); 1st Baron Lyons; admiral1790-1858
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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