Document ReferenceBu 46/108
TitleLetter from Sir A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to Lord John Russell [later 1st Earl Russell], Foreign Office, London; 31 Mar 1860.
Date31 March 1860
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses a note received from Calderón Collantes concerning attacks on vessels passing the coast of Tarifa; reveals the regulations have been modified so that a warning shot will be fired across a vessel's bow; reveals the Spanish Government still refuses to offer compensation to the owners of injured vessels; reports that if Spain does not offer immediate compensation, the cases should be put before a joint commission.
Termforeign relations, Spain and Great Britain
Spanish affairs, government
maritime vessels, ships, compensation for

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6255Collantes; Saturnino Calderón- (1799-1864); Señor; Spanish Foreign Minister 1853-631799-1864
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
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