Document ReferencePl C 1/556
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 19 Mar. 1726/7
Date19 March 1727
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites that carp from Mr Pemberton have been put into the reservoir; mentions the progress of the levelling of the Court and the planting of hay seed there and adds that tomorrow Thomas Nixson is to set up the statue in the centre; remarks that Joseph Norman's sister will begin a probationary period at the dairy on Lady Day; requests instructions as to the amount of beans and oats to feed the horses.

Letter dated 19 Mar. 1726/7.
Termart, statues, Wimpole
gardens, Wimpole
occupations and professions, dairymaid

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39160Pemberton; - (fl 1727); Mrfl 1727
NA39007Nixson; Thomas (fl 1722-1736); Mr; workman and tenant at Wimpolefl 1722-1736
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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