Document ReferencePw2 Hy 745
TitleDraft letter from Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford], Whitehall, London, to Mr [Alexander] Stanhope; 21 Jun./2 Jul. 1706
Date2 July 1706
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionSays that the transports 'are gon over to Sir Stafford'; hopes that the siege will not continue for much longer; hopes to hear of the success of Stanhope's negotiations 'about the Quarrantee for our Protestant Succession' and that the recompense for P[rince] Charles of Denmark has been settled.

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

Old Style dating on letter.
Termsieges, unspecified 1706
navies, English, transports
diplomacy, with Netherlands
diplomacy, with Denmark

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29492Charles (1680-1729); Prince of Denmark; (4th son of King Christian V of Denmark)1680-1729
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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