Document ReferenceBu 44/83
TitleCopy despatch from Sir A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to Lord John Russell [later 1st Earl Russell], Foreign Office, London; 27 Mar 1860.
Date27 March 1860
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports that the peace terms agreed by O'Donnell had not been made public but that he believed the enclosed extract to be accurate; informs him the Queen of Spain did not approve of the abandonment of Tetuan, but that public opinion was with the Government; comments on the cholera epidemic in the Spanish army and states the army may be sent to the Balearic Islands to prevent the spread of the disease to mainland Spain.
Termmedical conditions, cholera
armies, Spanish
public opinion, Spanish
Moroccan affairs, 'Moroccan Question'

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6258O'Donnell; Leopoldo (1809-1867); Duke of Tetuan; general and politician1809-1867
NA6259Isabella II (1830-1904); Queen of Spain; ( reigned 1833-1868)1830-1904
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
PL5613/Balearic Islands/Spain
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