Document ReferencePl C 1/729
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 7 Sep. 1732
Date7 September 1732
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites that the water supplies are very low and that water from the ponds is having to be used to keep the tenants' cattle healthy; is finding it impossible to collect any money and cannot pay the labourers.
Termweather, dry
estate business, Wimpole
financial affairs, wages

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
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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