Document ReferencePl C 1/337
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Norton, [to Edward Harley, Lord Harley, later 2nd Earl of Oxford]; 10 Apr. 1721
Date10 April 1721
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRefers to a meeting with Mr Hayford, who is to 'take a view' and come back to him; gives his opinion that a significant amount of good timber should be cut proportional to the cordwood; will make an account of the trees should Lord Harley decide to offer timber to the Commanders of the Navy, who 'have contracted for Outlandish Oak'.

Recipient identified by context; addressed 'Your Honor'.
Termtimber, sales of

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38964Hayford; - (fl 1721-1727); Mr; purchaser of woods from 2nd Earl of Oxfordfl 1721-1727
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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