Document ReferencePl C 1/455
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 16 Jun. 1724
Date16 June 1724
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites that Mr Hubbert has asked for his dovehouse to be clayed, but points out that such work is usually done at the expense of the tenant; asks for instructions; reports that Mr Wall has been visiting Barbara every day, who is still in bed but feeling better; has received very little rent from the tenants and cannot pay the workmen (40 of whom are labouring at the reservoir); suggests that Mr Hubbert might be asked to do the work himself but submit a bill, as he is a freeholder and there is an election coming.
Termestate business, Wimpole

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39080Hubbert; - (fl 1724-1734); Mr; tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford in Cambridgeshirefl 1724-1734
NA39078-; Barbara (fl 1724-1725); -; housemaid at Wimpolefl 1724-1725
NA39052Wall; - (fl 1724-1727); Mr; apothecary of Cambridgefl 1724-1727
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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