Document ReferencePl C 1/593
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Down Hall; 30 Oct. 1727
Date30 October 1727
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionHas agreed with the under-sheriff to pay the £100 10/- post fine to him or to Alderman Pike next time he [Cossen] is in Cambridge; for accounting purposes, asks to be sent an order for the payment of £20 5/- given some months previously to Mr Saunders for his surveying work; mentions a conversation with Brand's wife about the provision of collars of brawn for the earl; sends some woodcocks with Henry Flanders, and will send a pheasant 'for my Lady'.
Termaccounts, Wimpole
domestic affairs, provisions

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39198Pyke; Joseph (fl 1727); Mr; alderman of Cambridgefl 1727
NA39151Saunders; - (fl 1727-1731); Mr; surveyor to 2nd Earl of Oxfordfl 1727-1731
NA39061Brand; - (fl 1724-1727); Mr; supplier of brawn to 2nd Earl of Oxfordfl 1724-1727
NA39193Flanders; Henry (fl 1727-1728); Mr; servant at Wimpolefl 1727-1728
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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