Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1253
TitleCopy of letter from Peter I, Tsar of Russia, Moscow, Russia, to Anne, Queen of Great Britain and Ireland; 31 May 1705
Date31 May 1705
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionSends his greetings; explains an arrangement he made whilst visiting England in the time of King William [III] regarding a Prebendship for George Goodwin; petitions for a Prebendship in the cathedral of either Canterbury, Westminster or Winchester should one become vacant; offers to grant any of the Queen's 'Like Desires' and says he will pray for a 'long happy Reign'.

Original signed by Peter I and Theodore Goodwin.
Termdiplomacy, with Russia
patronage, religious
patronage, requests for

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1083William III (1650-1702); King of England Scotland and Ireland1650-1702
NA29994Goodwin; George (fl 1702-1705); -; divine of Church of England; patronised by Peter the Greatfl 1702-1705
NA29995Goodwin; Theodore (fl 1705); -; with Peter the Great at Moscowfl 1705
NA6169Peter I (1672-1725); Emperor of Russia; ( succeeded 1682)1672-1725
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
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