Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license; additional terms may apply.Images, videos and audio are available under their respective licenses. After the assassination of Lord Mayo, viceroy of India, in 1872, Prime Minister Gladstone appointed Baring to succeed him. He was a junior lord of the Admiralty (185758) and under secretary for India (185961; 186872) and for war (186166).View in depth free public information, contact info & photos on anyone like Midlothian VA resident Chris Thomas is the number one destination for online dating with more dates, more relationships, & more marriages than any other dating or personals site.
In 1857, he was returned to the House of Commons for Penryn and Falmouth, which constituency he continued to represent until he became a peer on the death of his father in 1866.
He was made earl of Northbrook in 1876 and served as first lord of the Admiralty (188085), during which time he was sent on a special mission to Egypt (August November 1884) to inquire into financial problems.
He parted decisively from Gladstone on the Irish question in 1886 and thereafter defended the union against Home Rule.
Northbrook, after six weeks of inquiry in Egypt, sent in two reports, one general, advising against the withdrawal of the I British garrison, one financial.
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