Document ReferenceBu 44/78
TitleCopy despatch from Sir A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to Lord John Russell [later 1st Earl Russell], Foreign Office, London; 6 Mar 1860.
Date6 March 1860
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports the outcome of his audience with the Queen of Spain, stating he had given her Queen Victoria's letter and had expressed his regret at the continuation of the war with Morocco; informs him the Queen had stated the Sultan's refusal of her terms had left her with no choice; mentions that they had also discussed China.
TermMoroccan affairs, 'Moroccan Question'

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6259Isabella II (1830-1904); Queen of Spain; ( reigned 1833-1868)1830-1904
NA6302Muhammad IV (d 1873); Sultan of Morocco; ( succeeded 1859)d 1873
NA985Victoria (1819-1901); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland; Empress of India1819-1901
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
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