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TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 30 Jul. 1727
Date30 July 1727
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionLists the hundreds of fish taken out of the pond and removed to other places; adds that some eels were allowed to the workmen; writes that William Gore was ordered to kill a buck for Lord Cheyne.
Termfish, Wimpole
gardens, Wimpole, ponds
gifts, venison

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38997Gore; William (-1735); Mr; gamekeeper at Wimpole-1735
NA30173Cheyne; William (1657-1728); 2nd Viscount Newhaven; succ. 1698; also 2nd Lord Cheyne1657-1728
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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