Document ReferenceBu 44/9
TitleCopy despatch from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to 3rd Earl of Malmesbury [J. Harris], Foreign Office, London; 2 Oct 1858.
Date2 October 1858
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionInforms him that he had acquainted Calderon Collantes with the opinions of the British Government to Spanish policy regarding Morocco; refers to agreements made by British officials in the 1850s including Lord Howden and Lord John Russell relating to piracy against British vessels; comments on Mr Drummond-Hay's excellent grasp of the nature of Spanish/Moroccan relations.
TermMoroccan affairs, 'Moroccan Question'
crimes, piracy

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
NA6097Caradoc; John H. (1799-1873); 2nd Baron Howden; diplomat; succeeded 18391799-1873
NA6255Collantes; Saturnino Calderón- (1799-1864); Señor; Spanish Foreign Minister 1853-631799-1864
NA6225Hay; John Hay Drummond- (1816-1893); Sir; diplomat1816-1893
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA6098Harris; James H. (1807-1889); 3rd Earl of Malmesbury1807-1889
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