Document ReferencePl C 1/368
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Dover Street, London; 18 Jan. 1721/2
Date18 January 1722
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionPasses on Mr Hewerdine's thanks for the books for the library at Bassingbourn; adds that the books lent to Lady Pickering have also been sent, and that Dr Colebatch's sister has received the 'sealed roll'; reports that Mr Brown has ordered a court at Kingston on 25 Jan.; adds that he has heard that John Monk will be sending a bill for £100 from the Welbeck wood account.

Dated 18 Jan. 1721/22.
Termestate business, Wimpole
accounts, timber
publications, books
libraries, Bassingbourn

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38984Hewerdine; - (fl 1722); Mr; of Bassingbourn libraryfl 1722
NA38983Pickering; Grace (-1733); Lady Pickering; née Sylvester of Barbados; wife of Henry 2nd Baronet of Whaddon Cambridgeshire-1733
NA38985Brown; - (fl 1722-1725); Mr; steward and agent on the Wimpole estatefl 1722-1725
NA38766Monk; John (fl 1715-1735); Mr; deputy steward under William Wenmanfl 1715-1735
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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