Document ReferencePl C 1/481
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 4 Feb. 1724/5
Date4 February 1725
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports that Mr Smith has offered £300 p.a. for Kingston Wood Farm subject to various recited conditions; describes the rent and conditions which he [Cossen] was prepared to accept; writes that Mr Smith said he would be willing to speak to the earl, but urged Cossen to let the farm at the best price he could; adds that Mr Hurrell stated that he could find a tenant for the farm, but recommended Mr Smith.

Letter dated 4 Feb. 1724/5.
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39098Smith; - (fl 1725); Mr; potential tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Kingston Cambridgeshirefl 1725
NA39103Hurrell; - (fl 1725-1734); Mr; of Cambridgeshirefl 1725-1734
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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