Document ReferencePl C 1/47
TitleLetter from William Wenman, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire to [E. Harley] Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford]; 8 June 1715
Date8 June 1715
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports that he and Mr Gace have been to Newark fair and collected about £400 from all but 3 or 4 of the tenants of Cottam [Cotham] and Sibthorpe; promised wood to those who paid to allow them to repair their wind-damaged homes; believes the rest of the tenants will pay their rents on his next visit; will give an account of this to Mr Cossen; encloses a bill for £500.
Termbuilding works, houses, repairs

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38705Cossen; John (fl 1713-1738); Mr; wood agent later chief agent of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Wimpolefl 1713-1738
NA38717Gace; - (fl 1713-1730); Mr; rent collector and agent to 2nd Earl of Oxford in Nottinghamshirefl 1713-1730
NA38704Wenman; William (-1750); Mr; secretary and agent to the Duke and Duchess of Newcastle and the Earl and Countess of Oxford-1750
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
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