Document ReferenceBu 46/114
TitleLetter from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to 3rd Earl of Malmesbury [J. Harris] Foreign Office, London; 3 Oct 1858.
Date3 October 1858
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionConcerns the prohibition of public worship at Fernando Po; reports the Spanish Government 'have entire freedom of action in the matter' and reveals they have expelled several missionaries; reveals Marshal O'Donnell is 'well disposed' on the subject; explains that several members of the Cabinet are unwilling to amend the laws governing public worship; refers to a conversation with Calderón Collantes on the subject.
Termforeign relations, Spain and Great Britain
religions, Roman Catholic
religion, Christian
religious affairs, intolerance

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA7535O'Donnell; Francisco J.I.L. (fl 1858-1863); Marshal; Prime Minister of Spain 1858-1963fl 1858-1863
NA6255Collantes; Saturnino Calderón- (1799-1864); Señor; Spanish Foreign Minister 1853-631799-1864
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA6098Harris; James H. (1807-1889); 3rd Earl of Malmesbury1807-1889
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