Document ReferenceBu 46/119
TitleLetter from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to 3rd Earl of Malmesbury [J. Harris] Foreign Office, London; 18 Feb 1859.
Date18 February 1859
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReveals the Baptist Missionary Society have been forced to leave the island of Fernando Po; discusses their claim for compensation against the Spanish Government; explains the Spanish Government had agreed to pay £493 to the Society but as this amount had subsequently been increased, the original payment had been withheld; explains the Society should negotiate a settlement with the Spanish Minister in London.
TermSpanish affairs, government
religions, Baptist
clubs and societies, Baptist Missionary Society
religious affairs, intolerance

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA6098Harris; James H. (1807-1889); 3rd Earl of Malmesbury1807-1889
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