Document ReferencePl C 1/382
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Dover Street, London; 6 Sep. 1722
Date6 September 1722
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports the death 'of the staggers' of a carthorse called Serjeant'; also reports that a sow at the Grange was bitten by a mad pig, and that he has employed a man reputed to be able to cure bites by mad animals to treat the other pigs; mentions that Clinkers is to do some pitching work, and refers to other work needed on 'the causay way from the stable to the Horse Pond', and work that he has done on a water course; will do no more about the woods in Nottinghamshire until he has spoken personally to Lord Harley.
Termestate business, Wimpole
animals, mad

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39003Clinkers; - (fl 1722); Mr; workman at Wimpolefl 1722
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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