Document ReferencePl C 1/599
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 12 Nov. 1727
Date12 November 1727
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports that William Pluckrose has arrived safely with the horses and will take a doe back with him; encloses a letter from the tallow chandler Thomas Johnson of St Martins Le-grand near Aldersgate [not present]; requests that the earl pays him what he is owed while he is in London; explains that he would pay the sum himself were it not for the fact that the rents have been coming in very slowly; will send butter, turkey and woodcocks; refers to Brand and the weight of collars of brawn.
Termaccounts, Wimpole
domestic affairs, provisions

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39047Pluckrose; William (fl 1724-1735); Mr; servant at Wimpole working with horsesfl 1724-1735
NA39153Johnson; Thomas (fl 1727); Mr; tallow chandler of St Martin's le Grand Londonfl 1727
NA39061Brand; - (fl 1724-1727); Mr; supplier of brawn to 2nd Earl of Oxfordfl 1724-1727
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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