Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1233
TitleCopy of letter from [Robert Harley] 1st Earl of Oxford, to Pensionary Heinsius; 16/27 Nov. 1711
Date27 November 1711
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionSays he is 'still very weak'; acknowledges the 'Steps which the States have made'; discusses the positive role of Heinsius in the negotiations; believes that Mr Buys will be given assurances of Her Majesty's 'confidence and assistance' regarding Heinsius during an audience at Hampton Court the following day; thinks they will show France 'that these two Nations cannot be separated' and that Parliament will show that if 'they cannot have a good Peace they will prepare for a vigorous war'.
Termdiplomacy, with Netherlands
diplomacy, with France
wars, War of the Spanish Succession 1701-1714
parliamentary business, debates, war of Spanish Succession
health, 1st Earl of Oxford

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29481Buys; Willem (1661-1749); -; Pensionary of Amsterdam 1693-17251661-1749
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
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
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