Document ReferencePl C 1/630
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford; 6 Mar. 1728/9
Date6 March 1729
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWishes to hear whether the mutton, pigeons and butter have arrived; asks permission to come to London for a few days as his wife wishes to see some friends; adds that his wife will then return to Norton; writes that Mr Cole wants 18 tubs for planting bay trees and believes that refitting old ones would cost 20 shillings each.

Letter dated 6 Mar. 1728/9.
Termdomestic affairs, provisions
gardens, Wimpole

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39021Cole; - (fl 1723-1735); Mr; gardener at Wimpolefl 1723-1735
NA39006Cossen; - (fl 1722-1729); Mrs; wife of John Cossenfl 1722-1729
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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