Document ReferencePw2 Hy 794
TitleDraft of letter from Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford], Whitehall, London, to Mr Wich; 23 Oct./3 Nov. 1705
Date3 November 1705
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionRequests that Wich send him all information regarding the Bishopric of Lübeck as it becomes available; says that the queen deems it to be of the utmost importance to prevent a 'rupture' on this issue; says that the queen has written a letter to the administrator of Holstein which Mr Wich is to present to him; reports that the queen has also written to the King of Denmark 'exhorting him to peace'.

Old Style dating on letter.

This document has been identified as being in the hand of Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford.
Termforeign policy, Lübeck, bishopric of
diplomacy, with Holstein
diplomacy, with Denmark

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29484Holstein (fl 1705); Administrator of Holsteinfl 1705
NA29377Frederick IV (1671-1730); King of Denmark; ( acc. 1699)1671-1730
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
NA29539Wich; - (fl 1704-1706); Mr; diplomat; ambassador to Holstein?fl 1704-1706
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