Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1148
TitleTranslation of letter from Anthony Heinsius, to [William Van Huls]; 7 Apr. 1713
Date7 April 1713
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionAcknowledges receipt of Heels' letter and that of the Earl of Oxford; hopes England is convinced that they have put their affairs 'intirely in her [Queen Anne] hands'; says they are willing to 'signe the peace' with Her Majesty; says the French courier has returned; believes if the French show the same deference to Her Majesty as them, the French will make no more difficulties and 'remove those already made'; asks Heels to assure the Lord Treasurer that they will do all in their power to 'make an end of the warr'; says no-one can 'alter our sentiments on that head'.

Enclosed at Pw2 Hy 1147.
Termdiplomacy, with Netherlands
diplomacy, with France
diplomacy, between France and Netherlands
wars, War of the Spanish Succession 1701-1714
treaties, Utrecht 1713

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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
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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