Document ReferencePl C 1/785
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Mr [William] Thomas at the Earl of Oxford's, Dover Street, London; 15 Apr. 1736
Date15 April 1736
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionEncloses a rental for the year ending Lady Day 1736 and a list of arrears at Michaelmas 1735 [Pl C 1/784]; is extremely upset that the arrears are so great; begs to be released from 'so weighty an affair' especially in view of the fact that he is 64 years old; writes that James Langran is renting some land in Orwel and offered to lend Mr Merry £50 upon a bond; reports that the farrier is to purge the Richmond gelding which has either back strain or a cold; has sold 'the Great lame Coach Horse' for £5 10/-.
Termanimals, horses
rents, arrears of
employment, resignation from

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39346Langran; James (fl 1735-1736); Mr; of Arrington Cambridgeshirefl 1735-1736
NA39310Merry; - (fl 1733-1736); Mr; butcher for 2nd Earl of Oxford in Cambridgeshirefl 1733-1736
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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