Document ReferencePl C 1/709
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 30 May 1731
Date30 May 1731
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRefers to two hogsheads of cider which are waiting until the next waggon goes for transportation; mentions that Lord Coleraine has visited the house and eaten at the Tigar; passes on news from T[homas] Kettlewell that the Bernard Pad is lame and is to be bled by the doctor; adds that one of the worst carthorses has died; wishes to know whether to geld or sell Mrs Vane's colt.
Termanimals, horses
tourism, country houses
domestic affairs, provisions

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA24816Hare; Henry (1693-1749); 3rd Baron Coleraine; succ. 17081693-1749
NA39024Kettlewell; Thomas (fl 1723-1735); Mr; servant at Wimpole working with horsesfl 1723-1735
NA39291Vane; - (fl 1731); Mrsfl 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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