Document ReferencePl C 1/330
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Norton, to Edward Harley, Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Dover Street, London; 6 Mar. 1720/1
Date6 March 1721
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionExpects Mr Percival to write to Lord Harley soon about Frith Wood in Welbeck and the Boundary Wood at Solkholme; refers to the bad state of the woods in Derbyshire; suggests that all the standing oaks should be left; adds that malt is being sent from Stockwith to Wimp[o]le through Lyn; reports that Pine has been planting elms round the Duke of Norfolk's park [Worksop Manor].

Letter dated 6 Mar. 1720/21.
Termwoods, Derbyshire
woods, Nottinghamshire
domestic affairs, provisions
parks, Worksop Manor

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38961Percival; - (fl 1721-1723); Mr; agent connected with Lord Harley's woodsfl 1721-1723
NA38962Pine; - (fl 1721); Mr; gardenerfl 1721
NA38866Howard; Thomas (1683-1732); 8th Duke of Norfolk1683-1732
NA38705Cossen; John (fl 1713-1738); Mr; wood agent later chief agent of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Wimpolefl 1713-1738
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
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