Document ReferenceBu 39/5
TitleCopy letter from A. Buchanan, Copenhagen, Denmark, to 4th Earl of Clarendon [G. Villiers], Foreign Office, London; 22 June 1856.
Date22 June 1856
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionEnquires after the progress of the House of Commons Committee on the Sound Dues; informs him a Prussian diplomat is to meet de Scheel to discuss compensation; discusses the Danish constitutional question; relates how Mr Orialea led debates in the Rigsraad; speculates on the stance Baron Plessen will take; informs him that he and his French colleague [Dotezac] were invited to dine with the King and Countess Danner.
Termtaxation, duties, Sound Dues
constitutions, Danish
parliamentary business, House of Commons
entertainments, dinners
parliamentary business, committees, House of Commons Committee on Sound Dues

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6219Orialea; - (fl 1856-1857); Danish politicianfl 1856-1857
NA6189Scheel; L.N. de (fl 1855); Mr ; (Danish statesman)fl 1855
NA6076Plessen; Schale (fl 1849-1865); Baron; Danish statesmanfl 1849-1865
NA6159Frederik VII (1808-1863 ); King of Denmark; ( succeeded 1848)1808-1863
NA6161Danner; L. Christine (1815-1874); Countess; third wife of Frederick VII of Denmark formerly an opera dancer and milliner1815-1874
NA7384Dotezac; - (fl 1854-1857); Monsieur; French statesmanfl 1854-1857
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA6093Villiers; George W.F. (1800-1870); 4th Earl of Clarendon1800-1870
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