Document ReferenceBu 20/16
TitleLetter from E. Hammond [later 1st Baron Hammond], Foreign Office, London, to Sir A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia; 27 Dec 1865.
Date27 December 1865
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionInforms him that Lord Clarendon requires further information about Michell; acknowledges he will attend to wishes regarding Ignatieff's correspondence; he [Hammond] has sent a copy of a despatch to Napier to Buchanan by messenger; comments that the Danube question is only remembered by England; difficulties in St Petersburg are caused by Brunnow; discusses the Russian response to diplomatic changes in Constantinople; Michele will leave on Saturday; Lord Bloomfield's Vienna Treaty has been signed; the death of William Grey was a shock.
Termappointments, diplomatic, Constantinople

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6093Villiers; George W.F. (1800-1870); 4th Earl of Clarendon1800-1870
NA6704Ignatieff; Nikolai P. (1832-1908); Count; general and diplomat1832-1908
NA6390Napier; Francis (1819-1898); 10th Baron Napier; succeeded 1834 also Baron Ettrick from 1872 diplomat1819-1898
NA6099Brunnow; Philipp I. von (1797-1875); Baron; Russian diplomat1797-1875
NA6057Bloomfield; John A.D. (1802-1879); 2nd Baron Bloomfield; diplomat1802-1879
NA6771Grey; William (-1865); Mr-1865
NA6613Michell; John (1836-1921); Mr; British Consul at St Petersburg1836-1921
NA6023Hammond; Edmund (1802-1890); 1st Baron Hammond1802-1890
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
PL81/St Petersburg/Russia
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