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TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Mr [William] Thomas at the Earl of Oxford's, Dover Street, London; 13 Aug. 1734
Date13 August 1734
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites that Mr Peck arrived at the barley harvest with 11 men trying to take the crop, but was threatened with being brought before Mr Eversden and left; mentions that he has spoken with Mr Belcher who assures him that he would do nothing to sabotage Mr York's election for Mayor.
Termagriculture, harvest
elections, Mayor of Cambridge 1734

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39323Peck; James (fl 1734-1735); Mr; distrained tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford in Cambridgeshirefl 1734-1735
NA39144York; - (fl 1727-1736); Mr; attorney for 2nd Earl of Oxford; of Cambridgefl 1727-1736
NA39255Eversden; - (fl 1729-1734); Mr; JP in Cambridgeshirefl 1729-1734
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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