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Henry Drummond Wolff

Sir Henry Drummond-Wolff GCB, GCMG, PC (1830 – 11 October 1908) was an English diplomat and Conservative Party politician, who started as a clerk in the Foreign Office. [1]

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Algernon Kingscote

Algernon Robert Fitzhardinge Kingscote (3 December 1888 – 21 December 1964) was a British tennis player, who won the Men's Singles event at the Australasian Championships in 1919.

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Basingstoke (UK Parliament constituency)

Basingstoke is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the U.K. Parliament.

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Boscombe

Boscombe is a suburb of Bournemouth, England.

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Bournemouth

Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a World Heritage Site.

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Christchurch (UK Parliament constituency)

Christchurch is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 1997 by Christopher Chope of the Conservative Party.

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Clare Ford

Sir (Francis) Clare Ford GCB GCMG PC (1828 – 31 January 1899) was an English diplomat.

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Conservative Party (UK)

The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.

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Constantinople

Constantinople (Κωνσταντινούπολις Konstantinoúpolis or Κωνσταντινούπολη Konstantinoúpoli; Constantinopolis; قسطنطینية, Kostantiniyye; Цариград; modern Istanbul) was the capital city of the Roman/Byzantine (330–1204 and 1261–1453), the Latin (1204–1261), and the Ottoman (1453–1924) empires.

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Eastern Question

The "Eastern Question", in European history, encompasses the diplomatic and political problems posed by the "Sick man of Europe" (the Ottoman Empire), as its political control over the Balkans weakened over time.

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Egypt

Egypt (مِصر, مَصر), officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia, via a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula.

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Foreign and Commonwealth Office

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), commonly called the Foreign Office, is a department of the British Government.

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Fourth Party

The Fourth Party was a label given to a quartet of British MPs, Lord Randolph Churchill, Henry Drummond Wolff, John Gorst and Arthur Balfour, in the 1880-1885 parliament.

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Frank Lascelles (diplomat)

Sir Frank Cavendish Lascelles (23 March 1841 – 2 January 1920) was a British diplomat.

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Henry Drummond Wolff (Basingstoke MP)

Henry Maxence Cavendish Drummond Wolff (16 July 1899 - 8 February 1982), commonly known as Henry Drummond Wolff, was a British Conservative Party politician.

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High Commissioner

High Commissioner is the title of various high-ranking, special executive positions held by a commission of appointment.

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Horace Davey, Baron Davey

Horace Davey, Baron Davey QC (30 August 1833 – 20 February 1907) was an English judge and Liberal politician who sat in the House of Commons in two periods between 1880 and 1892.

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James Dalrymple-Horn-Elphinstone

Sir James Dalrymple-Horn-Elphinstone, 2nd Baronet (20 November 1805 – 26 December 1886) was a British Conservative Party politician who sat in the House of Commons in two periods between 1857 and 1880.

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Jews

The Jews (יְהוּדִים ISO 259-3, Israeli pronunciation), also known as the Jewish people, are an ethnoreligious and ethno-cultural group descended from the Israelites of the Ancient Near East and originating from the historical kingdoms of Israel and Judah.

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Joseph Wolff

Joseph Wolff (1795 – 2 May 1862), a Jewish Christian missionary, was born at Weilersbach, near Bamberg, Germany.

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Khedive

The term Khedive (خدیو Hıdiv) is a title largely equivalent to the English word viceroy.

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List of ambassadors of the United Kingdom to Spain

The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Spain is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in the Kingdom of Spain, and in charge of the UK's diplomatic mission in Spain.

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List of diplomats of the United Kingdom to Egypt

The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Egypt is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in Egypt, and in charge of the UK's diplomatic mission in Egypt.

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List of diplomats of the United Kingdom to Iran

Below is a list of diplomats representing Britain in Iran.

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Lucas Cleeve

Lucas Cleeve was the pseudonym of Adeline Georgiana Isabel Kingscote, née Wolff (1868–1908) was a novelist born in England, the author of over sixty works including The Woman Who Wouldn't in 1895.

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Mortimer Durand

Sir Henry Mortimer Durand, (14 February 1850 – 8 June 1924) was a British diplomat and civil servant of colonial British India.

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Order of St Michael and St George

The Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George is a British order of chivalry founded on 28 April 1818 by George, Prince Regent, later King George IV, while he was acting as Prince Regent for his father, King George III.

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Order of the Bath

The Most Honourable Order of the Bath (formerly the Most Honourable Military Order of the Bath) is a British order of chivalry founded by George I on 18 May 1725.

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Philip Vanderbyl

Philip Vanderbyl (28 April 1827 – 16 May 1892) was a qualified doctor, merchant and a Liberal politician.

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Portsmouth (UK Parliament constituency)

Portsmouth was a borough constituency based upon the borough of Portsmouth in Hampshire.

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Primrose League

The Primrose League was an organisation for spreading Conservative principles in Great Britain.

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Privy Council of the United Kingdom

Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council, usually known simply as the Privy Council, is a formal body of advisers to the Sovereign of the United Kingdom.

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Robert Walpole

Robert Walpole, 1st Earl of Orford (26 August 1676 – 18 March 1745), known before 1742 as Sir Robert Walpole, was a British statesman who is generally regarded as the first Prime Minister of Great Britain.

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Ronald Ferguson Thomson

Sir Ronald Ferguson Thomson (26 June 1830 - 15 November 1888) was a British diplomat.

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Rugby School

Rugby School is a co-educational day and boarding school located in the town of Rugby, Warwickshire, England.

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Sultan

Sultan (سلطان) is a noble title with several historical meanings.

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Suzerainty

Suzerainty is a situation in which a powerful region or people controls the foreign affairs of a tributary vassal state while allowing the subservient nation internal autonomy.

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Thomas Charles Bruce

Thomas Charles Bruce (15 February 1825 – 23 November 1890) was a British barrister and a Conservative politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1874 to 1885.

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United Kingdom general election, 1874

The 1874 United Kingdom general election saw the Liberals, led by William Ewart Gladstone, win a majority of the votes cast, but Benjamin Disraeli's Conservatives won the majority of seats in the House of Commons, largely because they won a number of uncontested seats.

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United Kingdom general election, 1880

The United Kingdom general election of 1880 was a general election in the United Kingdom held from March to April 1880.

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United Kingdom general election, 1885

The 1885 United Kingdom general election was from 24 November to 18 December 1885.

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Westover and Bournemouth Rowing Club

Westover and Bournemouth Rowing Club was founded in 1865 and is the oldest club in Bournemouth.

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William Crossman

Sir William Crossman K.C.M.G. (30 June 1830 – 19 April 1901) was an officer in the Royal Engineers and a Liberal and Liberal Unionist politician.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Drummond_Wolff

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