Document ReferencePl C 1/441
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Dover Street, London; 18 Feb. 1723/4
Date18 February 1724
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites that he called in at Mr Kimpton's, who was not there, but learnt from his wife that he was to set off for London on the next day; reports that he cut a hole in the fence so that Arrington church could be seen from the hall; adds that it made no difference and that walnut and other trees will have to be cut down which are at present blocking the view.

Letter dated 18 Feb. 1723/24.
Termgardens, landscape gardening, Wimpole

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38992Kimpton; Edward (fl 1722-1727); Mr; tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Kingston Wood Cambridgeshirefl 1722-1727
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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