Document ReferenceBu 46/93
TitleLetter from Sir A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to Lord John Russell [later 1st Earl Russell], Foreign Office, London; 5 Mar 1861.
Date5 March 1861
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionConcerns the captured British vessel 'Louisa'; reveals a letter has been sent to Calderón Collantes protesting that the Spanish Government has not made a decision concerning her release; refers to the convoys of ships which now accompany merchant vessels sailing from Gibraltar; discusses the capture of the 'Julian'; reveals the Minister of Finance has promised to instruct the Spanish cruisers to restrict their activities to Spanish waters.
Termforeign relations, Spain and Great Britain
Spanish affairs, government
maritime vessels, ships, Louisa

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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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