Document ReferencePl C 1/707
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 11 May 1731
Date11 May 1731
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites that he has never seen so many leverets as this year despite ordering William Gore and Francis Hollely to patrol the grounds; mentions that he is allowing the clothes given by 'My Lady' to 'Old Rachel' to pass to her son's wife in Wendy as she requested; sends veal, mutton, butter, things from the garden, ale and small beer.
Termanimals, hares
occupations and professions, gamekeeper
domestic affairs, provisions

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38997Gore; William (-1735); Mr; gamekeeper at Wimpole-1735
NA39091Holilay; Francis (fl 1724-1737); Mr; gamekeeper at Wimpolefl 1724-1737
NA39289-; Rachel (-1731); -; of Arrington Cambridgeshire-1731
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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