Document ReferenceBu 45/193
TitleLetter from Sir A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to Lord John Russell [later 1st Earl Russell], Foreign Office, London; 1 Apr 1861.
Date1 April 1861
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses the improper arrest of Juan Marcias, a Spanish sailor on the muster roll of a British vessel; Mr Collantes has argued that the British Government have incorrectly interpreted clauses in the Spanish Treaty as to jurisdiction in Morocco; Mr Collantes has commented on disputes between Mr Drummond Hay and Mr Blanco del Vallé; he [Buchanan] argued that this was unreasonable; Mr del Vallé has had to leave Morocco.
Termjudicial system, Spanish
occupations and professions, sailor

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6255Collantes; Saturnino Calderón- (1799-1864); Señor; Spanish Foreign Minister 1853-631799-1864
NA6225Hay; John Hay Drummond- (1816-1893); Sir; diplomat1816-1893
NA6128Valle; - Blanco de (fl 1840-1861); Señor; Spanish politicianfl 1840-1861
NA6312Marcias; - (fl 1859); Señor; Spanish sailor in Tangierfl 1859
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
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