Document ReferencePw2 Hy 736
TitleDraft letter from Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford], Whitehall, London, to Mr [Alexander] Stanhope; 19/30 Apr. 1706
Date30 April 1706
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionRefers Stanhope to his previous letter as the mail is yet to arrive; provides a brief report on the state of the English fleet; directs Stanhope to continue negotiations regarding their obligation to provide their quota of ships.

This document has been identified as being in the hand of Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford.

Old Style dating on letter.
Termnavies, English
diplomacy, 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
NA29446Stanhope; Alexander (1638-1707); Mr; English Envoy Extraordinary to the Netherlands 1700-6; father of 1st Earl Stanhope1638-1707
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