Document ReferencePl C 1/647
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 20 Apr. 1729
Date20 April 1729
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWill send beer and ale according to Mr Cuttle's request, and also things from the garden, a calf, a mutton, things from the dairy and a pike from the Arrington river; writes that Thomas Kettlewell has returned with two geldings, one of which fell ill on the road and had to be bled; adds that two of the carthorses are also unwell; mentions the cataloguing work being done by Mr Mynshal in the library.
Termdomestic affairs, provisions
animals, horses
libraries, Wimpole

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39113Cuttle; Godfrey (fl 1725-1736); Mr; servant to 2nd Earl of Oxford in Dover Streetfl 1725-1736
NA39024Kettlewell; Thomas (fl 1723-1735); Mr; servant at Wimpole working with horsesfl 1723-1735
NA39246Mynshal; - (fl 1729); Mr; librarianfl 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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