Document ReferenceBu 46/69
TitleLetter from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to Lord John Russell [later 1st Earl Russell], Foreign Office, London; 12 Dec 1859.
Date12 December 1859
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionReports that the anticipated reply from Calderón Collantes regarding the payment of the debt has not yet been received so another note has been sent urging the Spanish Government to settle the first instalment of the debt, and explaining that the 'disputed part would be left for further negotiation'; explains that in the event of a change of the Spanish Ministry, 'their successors would find the question in a more satisfactory position' than if the debt 'had been only under negotiation'.
TermSpanish affairs, government
foreign affairs, Great Britain and Spain, debt
trade, arms and armaments

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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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