Document ReferenceBu 46/2
TitleLetter from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to 3rd Earl of Malmesbury [J.Harris], Foreign Office, London; 2 Oct 1858.
Date2 October 1858
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionReveals the content of a note to be forwarded to General Almonte by the Spanish Goverment regarding the settlement of differences between Spain and Mexico; explains that the note refers to the conditions of an ultimatum presented by the Spanish Government in 1857 to Mr Lafrayna; explains that the reply will be communicated to Britain and France and will state Spain's intention to decline further mediation in the matter and to either settle the dispute by direct negotiation or by an expedition to the coast of Mexico.

Despatch No. 161
Termwars, Spain and Mexico 1858
foreign relations, Spain and Mexico 1858
diplomacy, French in Mexican Question
diplomacy, British in Mexican Question

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA7533Lafrayna; L. (-c.1858); -; Mexican Minister-c.1858
NA7422Almonte; - (fl 1858-1859); Generalfl 1858-1859
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA6098Harris; James H. (1807-1889); 3rd Earl of Malmesbury1807-1889
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