Document ReferencePl C 1/439
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Dover Street, London; 11 Feb. 1723/4
Date11 February 1724
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDescribes the clothes provided by the tailor for Thomas Thornton and costs each piece to a total of £5; adds that all the other servants who received clothes from London were asked to try them on while the tailor was at the house; lists the ones which do not fit properly; adds that a mutton and a pork are being sent to London.

Letter dated 11 Feb. 1723/24.
Termdomestic affairs, servants, clothing

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39014Thornton; Thomas (-1731); Mr; servant to Lady Harley; dismissed through old age-1731
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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