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Document ReferenceNe C 10887 pp 194-206
TitleCopy of letter of H. Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne, Downing Street, London to Sir H.K. Storks; 21 Jul. 1863
Date21 July1863
Extent13 pp
LevelPiece
Content DescriptionDetails the third debate on the subject of the Ionian Judges; explains that the signatures of Storks and Caruso will appear on the published statements but any other names will be concealed; arranges to allow Xidian to see the papers with the names intact for 'he must thank them who with many professions of sympathy for him have sacrificed him to their own spites and political animosities'; suggests Storks attempt to prove the cases still further in case more questions are asked; expresses surprise that new barracks are being built for it was decided that only necessary repairs should be carried out; discusses in detail the proposed terms for the cession of the Ionian Islands to Greece.

Letter marked 'Private'
Termcolonial affairs, corruption
colonial affairs, cession of Ionian Islands to Greece
parliamentary business, debates, reappointment of Ionian judges
parliamentary business, cession of Ionian Islands to Greece

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Persons
CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA16603Great Britain and Ireland; Colonial Office
NA6073Stanley; Edward G. Smith- (1799-1869); 14th Earl of Derby; statesman1799-1869
NA9968Thesiger; Frederick (1794-1878); 1st Baron Chelmsford; lord chancellor 1858-9 1866-81794-1878
NA16043Caruso; - (fl 1862); Count Caruso; President of Ionian Senatefl 1862
NA16678Marcoran; Georgio (fl 1853-1864); Sir; member of Supreme Council of the Ionian Islands; dismissed for corruptionfl 1853-1864
NA16681Xidian; Anastasio T. (fl 1849-1863); Sir; member of the Supreme Council of the Ionian Islands; dismissed for corruptionfl 1849-1863
NA2281Lewis; George C. (1806-1863); Sir; Liberal M.P.1806-1863
NA945Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1811-1864); 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; styled Earl of Lincoln until 18511811-1864
NA16298Storks; Henry K. (1811-1874); Sir; lieutenant-general; M.P. Ripon 1871-74; knighted 18571811-1874
Places
CodeSet
PL1818/Ionian Islands
PL84/Corfu
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