Document ReferencePl C 1/618
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 16 Jul. 1728
Date16 July 1728
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionEncloses a note relating to the saddle horses as per instructions from Henry Flanders [see Pl C 1/619]; writes that a buck killed by Mr Streke will be sent to London; has heard that Mr Hubbert is to speak with Mr Morley 'about his Fathers Legacy'.

Notes an error in the accounts dating from the time between Mr Hubbert's account and his [Cossen's] appointment; wonders whether if Mr Hubbert was not a domestic servant he was entitled to a legacy; adds that the house and gardens have been visited by Lady Tipping's co-heir Mrs Archer and her husband.
Termdomestic affairs, provisions
accounts, Wimpole
tourism, country houses

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39193Flanders; Henry (fl 1727-1728); Mr; servant at Wimpolefl 1727-1728
NA39138Streke; - (fl 1727-1735); Mr; dog-keeper and gamekeeper at Wimpolefl 1727-1735
NA39223Hubbert; - (fl 1728); Mr; son of Mr Hubbert the agent to Lord Harleyfl 1728
NA39224Archer; - (fl 1728); Mrs; co-heiress of Mary Lady Tippingfl 1728
NA39224Archer; - (fl 1728); Mrs; co-heiress of Mary Lady Tippingfl 1728
NA38838Morley; John (1656-1732); Mr; of Halstead; land jobber; adviser to 2nd Earl of Oxford1656-1732
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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