Document ReferenceBu 46/76
TitleLetter from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to Lord John Russell [later 1st Earl Russell], Foreign Office, London; 9 Jan 1860.
Date9 January 1860
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionReports the Spanish Government has agreed to settle the whole debt immediately only if the British Government agrees to deduct the ordnance charge of 5 per cent and deducts 10 per cent from the remainder; reveals this may be acceptable if Spain agrees to settle other private claims, many of which are longstanding; discusses a meeting with Calderón Collantes.

Letter No. 24. Marked 'Confidential'
TermSpanish affairs, government
foreign affairs, Spain and Great Britain, debt

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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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