Document ReferenceBu 47/1
TitleCopy letter from Sir A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to J. Drummond-Hay, Morocco; 8 Jan 1861.
Date8 January 1861
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionAcknowledges receipt of his recent communications; he hopes that the Moors will ship the money from Mogador; Marshall O'Donnell has informed him that the Mulay Abbas has contacted London with further suggestions for the loan; he does not think that Lord John [Russell] will consent; informs him the Spanish messenger was to see Isturiz, possibly with instructions that the loan will be guaranteed, but states this was dependent upon the release of money from Mogador; wishes him a happy New Year and states the old one had ended unhappily for him as his father has died and he is to be removed to The Hague.
Termappointments, diplomatic, Hague
politics, Spanish
Moroccan affairs, 'Moroccan Question'
honours and decorations, KCB

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6258O'Donnell; Leopoldo (1809-1867); Duke of Tetuan; general and politician1809-1867
NA5992Buchanan; James (1776-1860); Mr; father of Andrew Buchanan1776-1860
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
NA6302Muhammad IV (d 1873); Sultan of Morocco; ( succeeded 1859)d 1873
NA6338Ist£riz; Francisco J. (1790-1871); Señor; Spanish politician1790-1871
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA6225Hay; John Hay Drummond- (1816-1893); Sir; diplomat1816-1893
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