Document ReferencePw2 Hy 99
TitleLetter from R. Harley to Sir E. Harley, King Street, Bloomsbury, London; n.d. [c.1660-1700]
Date1660-1700 (c)
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionHopes that Sir Edward has recovered from gout and gives news of his own and his cousin Foley's health; complains that there are only two oxen and the white cow left and reports that 'beif they say is now at 4d a pound in this country'; sends his affectionate wishes to his brother and sister.

This letter is undated, the range provided is based on the adult lifespan of Sir E. Harley after being knighted in 1660.
Termmedical conditions, unspecified

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA28783Harley; Robert (fl 1660-1700); could be either Sir Robert brother of Sir Edward or 1st Earl of Oxfordfl 1660-1700
NA1139Harley; Edward (1624-1700); Sir; eldest son of Sir R. Harley; Governor of Dunkirk 1660-16611624-1700
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