Document ReferencePl C 1/562
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 13 Apr. 1727
Date13 April 1727
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDescribes the process by which the heifer will be killed and prepared to be sent to Dover Street; mentions the sums of money paid to Mr Saunders; writes that Mrs Kimpton is very distressed about her husband's imprisonment and the threats made by her landlord Mr Glinister; expects that Mr York knows the earl's thoughts on this matter; has sent some mutton, butter, 'a bunch of Asparagus & 4 Cucumbers'.
Termdebts, Mr Kimpton
food and drink, beef
domestic affairs, provisions

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39151Saunders; - (fl 1727-1731); Mr; surveyor to 2nd Earl of Oxfordfl 1727-1731
NA39148Kimpton; - (fl 1727); Mrs; wife of Edward Kimptonfl 1727
NA39163Glinister; - (fl 1727); Mr; landlord to Mrs Kimpton in Cambridgeshirefl 1727
NA39144York; - (fl 1727-1736); Mr; attorney for 2nd Earl of Oxford; of Cambridgefl 1727-1736
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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