Document ReferencePl C 1/124
TitleLetter from William Wenman, Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire to [E. Harley] Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Wimp[o]le, Cambridgeshire; 6 Sept. 1718
Date6 September 1718
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses the problems with the payment of the account of Mr Bristowe and describes the help given by Mr Walter; mentions that Walter has drawn up a new proposal for the payment of the account, which Bristowe will considering for a week; comments that Walter was only in Nottingham for 3 days and he [Wenman] ordered Palmer to take him a 'Buck' from Harley, which Walter gave his thanks for; mentions that he [Wenman] is trying to complete his work on the accounts of Mr Soresby, Mr Chappell and Mr Gace so that he can get them to Harley by the end of October at Wimp[o]le or London as Harley wishes.

England & Nottinghamshire & Nottingham
Termfinancial affairs, Harley

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38708Bristowe; Thomas (fl 1713-1719); Mr; agent to Edward Lord Harleyfl 1713-1719
NA38717Gace; - (fl 1713-1730); Mr; rent collector and agent to 2nd Earl of Oxford in Nottinghamshirefl 1713-1730
NA28969Walter; Peter (c.1663-1746); Mr; M.P.; moneylender and agent for nobilityc.1663-1746
NA38755Soresby; William (fl 1714-1749); Mr; rent collector lessee and wood agent of 2nd Earl of Oxfordfl 1714-1749
NA38740Chappell; Robert (fl 1714-1731); Mr; rent collector and agent to 2nd Earl of Oxford in Nottinghamshirefl 1714-1731
NA38830Palmer; - (fl 1718); Mrfl 1718
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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