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TitleLetter from William [Wenman] to [E. Harley] Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Dover Street, St James's, London; 19 Mar. 1717/18
Date19 March 1718
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionSends Harley a bill for £500 drawn up by Mr Samuel Smith; has today seen Mr Cossen and Mr Turner who are preparing for Mr Vane's trial at the assizes which Wenman, at the command of Mr Auditor [Edward Harley], will attend and give any assistance he can; mentions Mr Digby and the part he is playing in the fence building at Clipston[e] Park.

Letter dated 19 Mar. 1717.
Termestate business, Clipstone
legal cases, Mr Vane 1718

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38770Smith; Samuel (-1751); Mr; brother of Abel Smith; of Woodstreet and London-1751
NA38788Digby; John (1668-1728); Ranger of the Deer at Clipstone Park 1707-?, Verderer of Sherwood forest 1709-?, MP for Newark 1705-8 and East Retford 1713-221668-1728
NA38813Vane; - (fl 1715-1718); Mr; purchaser of wood from Welbeckfl 1715-1718
NA38705Cossen; John (fl 1713-1738); Mr; wood agent later chief agent of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Wimpolefl 1713-1738
NA29715Turner; - (fl 1718); Colonel; requested patronage from Francis Wrightfl 1718
NA1146Harley; Edward (1664-1735); 2nd son of Sir Edward Harley1664-1735
NA38704Wenman; William (-1750); Mr; secretary and agent to the Duke and Duchess of Newcastle and the Earl and Countess of Oxford-1750
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
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