Ffynh 7E

Request to the earls, barons, knights, free men and whole community of Wales to grant, in such manner as Richard de Massy and Master Adam de Bodindon, whom the king is sending to them shall more fully request a fifteenth like the rest of the realm, in order to pay the debts which the king incurred during his absence abroad in effecting the liberation of Charles, king of Sicily, his kinsman, whereby the state of the Holy Land and of the church was improved and peace secured; and to reply by the said messengers as to what they will do for the king.

(20 January 1291 in Calendar of the Patent Rolls, 1292–1301, London, 1895, p. 419 [Tip: daliwch Ctrl a chliciwch dolen i'w agor mewn tab newydd. (Cuddio tip)] )