Document ReferencePl C 1/490
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 28 Mar. 1725
Date28 March 1725
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites that he has received the order to remove Mr Kimpton from Kingston Wood Farm and that an evaluation of his goods is to be made on Thursday; is to meet Mr Papworth for a tour of the place and hopes to let it to him; writes that Charles Gunter has brought the tallow for the candles, and that the glass for the chapel windows and the cases of books have all arrived safely; adds that it has rained and that 'the great Avenue and other places' look very good.
Termtenants, Wimpole
building works, Wimpole, chapel

Click the links below to view related name indexes

Click the links below to view related place indexes

CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38992Kimpton; Edward (fl 1722-1727); Mr; tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Kingston Wood Cambridgeshirefl 1722-1727
NA39090Gunter; Charles (-1735); Mr; brewer candle and soap maker at Wimpole-1735
NA39020Papworth; Richard (fl 1723-1725); Mr; of Knapwell Cambridgeshirefl 1723-1725
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
Add to My Items