Document ReferencePl C 1/727
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 31 Aug. 1732
Date31 August 1732
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionSends three brace of partridges killed by William Gore; reports that a fire started in a corn barn on land belonging to the vicarage in Barrington and then spread to destroy the tithe barn which was owned by Trinity College Cambridge; acknowledges the receipt of orders from William Thomas; refers to the making of bricks for the bricklayers to use.
Termfires, Barrington
domestic affairs, provisions

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38997Gore; William (-1735); Mr; gamekeeper at Wimpole-1735
NA38810Thomas; William (fl 1715-1742); Mr; steward for the 2nd Earl of Oxford's Marylebone estatefl 1715-1742
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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