Document ReferenceBu 46/84
TitleLetter from A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to 3rd Earl of Malmesbury [J.Harris], Foreign Office, London; 6 Aug 1858.
Date6 August 1858
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses the contents of a report by Mr Barrie concerning the capture of the Gibraltan vessel 'Amalia' near Valencia by a Spanish Guarda Costa; reveals the master of 'the Amalia' has stated that other vessels were nearby at the time of her capture which could prove useful when trying to establish her exact position in Spanish waters; reveals the British Government plans to question the legality of the capture.
Termforeign affairs, Great Britain and Spain
Spanish affairs, government
maritime vessels, merchant, Amalia

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6263Barrie; Charles (fl 1858-1862); Mr; British Consul Spainfl 1858-1862
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA6098Harris; James H. (1807-1889); 3rd Earl of Malmesbury1807-1889
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