Document ReferencePl C 1/479
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 26 Jan. 1724/5
Date26 January 1725
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites that he and Mr Brown have been with Mr Kimpton at Kingston Wood looking over his account; adds that an agreement has been reached for Mr Kimpton to leave the farm at Lady Day; mentions that the collar of brawn will be sent to Dover Street by Mr Brand; requests that some money may be paid to the carpenter William Bray who is extremely ill; adds that Mr Godfrey's health has not improved, but that John Bouron reports that the horses are fine.

Letter dated 26 Jan. 1724/5.
Termestate business, Wimpole

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38985Brown; - (fl 1722-1725); Mr; steward and agent on the Wimpole estatefl 1722-1725
NA38992Kimpton; Edward (fl 1722-1727); Mr; tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Kingston Wood Cambridgeshirefl 1722-1727
NA39061Brand; - (fl 1724-1727); Mr; supplier of brawn to 2nd Earl of Oxfordfl 1724-1727
NA39100Bray; William (fl 1725); Mr; carpenter of Cambridgeshirefl 1725
NA38970Godfrey; William (fl 1721-1725); deputy agent at Wimpolefl 1721-1725
NA38991Bouron; John (fl 1722-1731); Mr; servant at Wimpole working with horsesfl 1722-1731
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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