Document ReferencePl C 1/334
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Norton, to Edward Harley, Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford]; 20 Mar. 1720/1
Date20 March 1721
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionTranscribes account of cordwood from Nottinghamshire for Mr Richard Knight and Partners; mentions the amount of wood needed to repair Carburton Forge; is to find some poor quality standing trees to keep Mr Knight's carpenters busy; is also arranging the repair of the dam head.

Letter dated 20 Mar. 1720/21.
Termbuilding works, Carburton Forge
woods, Nottinghamshire

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38965Knight; Richard (fl 1720-1726); Mr; of Herefordshire Esq.; tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Carburton Forge etc.fl 1720-1726
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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