Document ReferenceBu 25/24
TitleLetter from E. Hammond [later 1st Baron Hammond], Foreign Office, London, to Sir A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia; 23 June 1870.
Date23 June 1870
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses the fire at Pera in light of Elliot's official report; states that it was not easy for Britain to adopt the schemes put forward by Gorchakov; informs him that the Greeks claimed that the brigands came from Turkey; states that Brunnow did not seem in a hurry to go to Paris; informs him that a Mr Cope will be visit St Petersburg in the near future.
Termcrimes, brigandage
appointments, diplomatic, Russian

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6100Elliot; Henry G. (1817-1907); Sir1817-1907
NA141Gorchakov; Alexander M. (1798-1883); Prince; Russian Foreign Minister1798-1883
NA6099Brunnow; Philipp I. von (1797-1875); Baron; Russian diplomat1797-1875
NA6023Hammond; Edmund (1802-1890); 1st Baron Hammond1802-1890
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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