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TitleLetter from John Monk, Mansfield, to William Wenman, East Street near Red Lion Square, London; 26 May 1716
Date26 May 1716
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionSends a bill on Samuel Smith for £200 and asks to be told of its receipt; reports that Mr Thorpe has threatened legal action against Mr Cossen and the workmen, but adds that he does not fear trouble because of it; mentions a barn in the Moor Field in Mansfield being built by Mr Wright of Fulwood, and work done by John Hawksley; both need wood for their work but Mr Cossen left the area before getting some for them; asks for it to be ordered and sent quickly; asks for orders from Mrs Wenman as to some white linen thread which is to be weaved into cloth for her.
Termestate business, Nottinghamshire
accounts, Nottinghamshire
crafts, weaving

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38770Smith; Samuel (-1751); Mr; brother of Abel Smith; of Woodstreet and London-1751
NA38741Thorpe; William (fl 1714-1716); Mr; agent to Edward Lord Harley; sometime working for the Duchess of Newcastlefl 1714-1716
NA38705Cossen; John (fl 1713-1738); Mr; wood agent later chief agent of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Wimpolefl 1713-1738
NA38914Wright; - (fl 1716); Mr; of Fulwood Nottinghamshirefl 1716
NA38915Hawksley; John (fl 1716); Mr; tenant of Lord Harley in Nottinghamshirefl 1716
NA38916Wenman; Ellen (fl 1716-1754); Mrs; wife of William Wenmanfl 1716-1754
NA38766Monk; John (fl 1715-1735); Mr; deputy steward under William Wenmanfl 1715-1735
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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