Document ReferencePl C 1/453
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 11 Jun. 1724
Date11 June 1724
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionHas sent a box and a hamper; writes that Mr Jeffreys is willing to come up from London should there be a contest at the election; has heard that Sir Robert Clark has distributed leaflets in the Isle [of Ely] and around Kingston; reports that work on the reservoir is proceeding slowly because the carts and horses are working on the roads; workmen have been cutting the grass during the hot weather.
Termestate business, Wimpole
elections, Cambridgeshire 1724

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39008Jeffreys; Francis (fl 1713-1731); -; Rector of Wimpole since 1713; Vicar of Ashwell Hertfordshire from 1728fl 1713-1731
NA39076Clarke; Robert (-1746); 2nd Baronet; MP for Cambridgeshire 1717-22; of Snailwell-1746
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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