Cyprus: memoranda and minutes, 1960-03 - 1960-07
Scope and Contents
Briefings for JA on subjects including: a meeting between Sir Hugh Foot, Governor of Cyprus, [later Lord Caradon] and Archbishop Makarios [President of Cyprus] on settling remaining issues; keeping nuclear weapons on Cyprus; the sovereign base areas; wireless and radar installations; financial negotiations; tactics for the negotiations; Naafi [The Navy, Army and Air Force Institutes].
Also includes: letters from Makarios and Fazil Kutchuk [President and Vice-President of Cyprus]; maps of the British sovereign base areas; minutes of the British Defence Co-ordination Committee, Middle East; draft note by JA to [? Iain Macleod, Secretary of State for the Colonies] on the negotiations.
- 1960-03 - 1960-07
Conditions Governing Access
The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.
Language of Materials
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
Former / Other Reference
DateText: The majority of folios date from Mar-May 1960.
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Amery, Harold Julian, 1919 - 1996 (Baron Amery of Lustleigh, politician) (Person)