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TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Mr [William] Thomas at the Earl of Oxford's, Dover Street, London; 10 Jun. 1733
Date10 June 1733
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionHas heard from 'my Lord' [2nd Earl of Oxford] that he will be coming to Wimpole; expects to hear more about provisions other than the order to kill a mutton; writes that Edward Dusal has suffered a painful cold; mentions that there has not been much rain so there will not be a big crop of hay; adds that Dusal seems keen to leave his farm if the earl will allow it; expects the new tenant at Waller's farm, James Cole, to die of the fever he is suffering from; wishes the earl a good journey.
Termestate business, Wimpole
tenants, Wimpole

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
NA39271Dusal; Edward (fl 1731-1733); Mr; servant at Wimpolefl 1731-1733
NA39309Cole; James (fl 1733); Mr; tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford in Cambridgeshirefl 1733
NA38705Cossen; John (fl 1713-1738); Mr; wood agent later chief agent of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Wimpolefl 1713-1738
NA38810Thomas; William (fl 1715-1742); Mr; steward for the 2nd Earl of Oxford's Marylebone estatefl 1715-1742
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