Document ReferenceBu 41/10
TitleCopy letter from Sir A. Buchanan, The Hague, Netherlands, to 1st Earl Russell [J. Russell], Foreign Office, London; 8 Oct 1862.
Date8 October 1862
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionInforms him that Spain have refused the last representation made to Madrid on the subject of piracy; apologises if Sir John Crampton has already informed him of this; states that Spain has no objections to Dutch and British vessels fighting piracy in Spanish waters; informs him van der Maesen will bring the subject before the Council; states that Colonial Office records show that Spain has previously made efforts to establish authority over the Soela Islands.
Termcrimes, piracy
navies, Dutch
navies, British
colonial affairs, Spanish
government business, Colonial Office

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6206Crampton; John Fiennes Twisleton (1805-1886); 2nd Baronet; succ. 1858; British Diplomatic Service1805-1886
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
PL5391/Soela Islands/South East Asia
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