Document ReferencePl C 1/191
TitleLetter from Brigadier Sutton, London to William Wenman, Edwinstow[e], Nottinghamshire with transcription of answer; 11 Apr. 1728
Date11 April 1728
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionOnly realised today that Wenman might be coming to London, and comments that if the waters have not prevented him then he would be sorry to miss seeing him in the country; mentions that Lord Oxford has promised him a lease for Lindhurst and Harlow wood, and adds that he would like to build a lodge; had asked Lord Oxford to forward his orders to Wenman, so that the matter could be settled as soon as possible; hopes therefore that Wenman will defer his journey for a few days if he receives this letter in time.

Transcription of Wenman's answer, dated London April 16th 1728, discusses arrangements for Harlow and Lindhurst wood.
Termleases, Lindhurst

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
NA27265Sutton; Richard (1674-1737); Mr; M.P. Newark 1708-10 and 1712-371674-1737
NA38704Wenman; William (-1750); Mr; secretary and agent to the Duke and Duchess of Newcastle and the Earl and Countess of Oxford-1750
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