File KL/C 10/1 - The Red Register

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KL/C 10/1


The Red Register


  • c 1300-1395 (Creation)

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1 volume

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Returned to King's Lynn as at 12 July 2016.

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An exceptionally early paper book, into which were copied wills and deeds relating to property in the town and some memoranda of matters which came before the Mayor and community in the Hall.
Harrod reference A 1.

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Transcript by R.F. Isaacson, edited by Holcombe Ingleby, 'The Red Register of King's Lynn' (2 volumes, Thew and Son, 1919-22). Available at NRO (on request) and at King's Lynn Borough Archives.

Microfilm copy (MF/RO 731/7) available at NRO.

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