Red book of the Exchequer

an ancient record in which are registered the names of all that held lands per baroniam in the time of Henry II.

See also: Red

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The 1172 inquest into Norman fees records that the Courcys were owed just over fifty knights from their tenants, and owed the duke just eight (Red Book of the Exchequer, ii, 627).