|Document Reference||Pl C 1/333|
|Title||Letter from William Wenman, Edwinstowe, to Edward Harley, Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford]; 17 Mar. 1720/1|
|Date||17 March 1721|
|Content Description||Is hopeful that the business with the Duke of Norfolk will soon be completed; has heard that Mr Knight of Warsop (one of the Duke of Newcastle's men) 'is for reviving that Controversy ab't Gleadthorp'; explains that the matter was to have been decided by Mr Levinz and 'young Thornhagh' but that it never happened; writes that Mr Oliver Marten is to be asked for his opinion on the case and suggests that the Welbeck Abbey papers be found out; advises that Mr Marten look in Thoroton's 'Book of Nottinghamshire' and 'Dugdale's Monasticon' to find proof that Gleadthorpe was part of the abbey and not the parish of Warsop.|
Recipient identified by context; addressed 'My Lord'.
Letter dated 17 Mar. 1720/21.
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|Code||PersonName||Dates of existence|
|NA38960||Knight; Isaac (fl 1721); Mr; of Warsop, Nottinghamshire||fl 1721|
|NA38866||Howard; Thomas (1683-1732); 8th Duke of Norfolk||1683-1732|
|NA38844||Levinz; William (1671-1747); Mr; MP for Retford 1702-06 and 1708-10 for Nottinghamshire 1710-22 and 1732-43||1671-1747|
|NA38967||Thornhagh; - (fl 1721); Mr; the younger||fl 1721|
|NA38713||Marten; Oliver (fl 1713-1720); Mr; lawyer working for Edward Lord Harley||fl 1713-1720|
|NA38704||Wenman; William (-1750); Mr; secretary and agent to the Duke and Duchess of Newcastle and the Earl and Countess of Oxford||-1750|
|NA1047||Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-1724||1689-1741|