Document ReferencePl C 1/696
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 25 Mar. 1731
Date25 March 1731
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionAccounts for the cash and goods which are to go towards the payment of Mr Hubbert's arrears; mentions that Mr Streke has said that only two fish ponds are to be repaired and to have the mud dredged; writes that William Ratford's apprentice has smallpox and has been isolated in the little house at Kingston Wood; encloses something to be passed on to General Sutton [not present]; adds that Samuel Jackson has a friend in the Fens who will take the dun mare which is no longer fit to work.
Termrents, arrears of
animals, horses
gardens, Wimpole, ponds
medical conditions, smallpox

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39080Hubbert; - (fl 1724-1734); Mr; tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford in Cambridgeshirefl 1724-1734
NA39138Streke; - (fl 1727-1735); Mr; dog-keeper and gamekeeper at Wimpolefl 1727-1735
NA39170Ratford; William (fl 1727-1739); Mr; tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford in Cambridgeshirefl 1727-1739
NA27265Sutton; Richard (1674-1737); Mr; M.P. Newark 1708-10 and 1712-371674-1737
NA39125Jackson; Samuel (-1736); Mr; servant at Wimpole-1736
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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