Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1139
TitleTranslation of a letter from Anthony Heinsius, Haye [Hague], Netherlands, to William Van Heels [Huls]; 9 Aug. 1712
Date9 August 1712
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionExplains that if Van Heels were to travel to Holland on the orders of the Earl of Oxford it would assist in restoring the 'good intelligence and confidence between the two Nations'; states that he wishes to resume direct communications with the earl on this matter; thanks Van Heels for providing information on the 'present situation of affairs'; laments the 'misfortunes' of the Earl of Albermarle; expresses his satisfaction that Oxford is willing to assist Albermarle; reports they have not entered into any 'new engagements' with the Emperor as Van Heels seemed to think.

Enclosed at Pw2 Hy 1138.
Termdiplomacy, with Netherlands

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
NA18634Charles VI (1685-1740); Holy Roman Emperor1685-1740
NA1085Heinsius; Anthony (1641-1720); Grand Pensionary of Holland from 16881641-1720
NA29941Huls; Carel Willem van (fl 1663-1714); Dutch; diplomatic channel between 1st Earl of Oxford and Pensionary Heinsiusfl 1663-1714
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