Document ReferencePl C 1/811
TitleLetter [from John Cossen], Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street; n.d. [1724-1736]
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRefers to Samuel Jackson and a legacy; writes that there has been a violent thunderstorm which produced hailstones measuring six inches and which caused a great deal of damage.

Remainder of letter is damaged, with text loss.

Writer identified by context and handwriting.

Date estimated from the 2nd Earl of Oxford's style of address and with reference to the dates of other letters in this series.
Termweather, hailstones

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39125Jackson; Samuel (-1736); Mr; servant at Wimpole-1736
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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