Collections Compiled by S.J. Madge
Collections relating to crown lands in England and Wales, compiled by S.J. Madge in preparation for a thesis on 'the legislation, surveys and sales of the royal estates during the Commonwealth', presented for the degree of D.Sc. (Econ.), London, 1929.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. d. 187].
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MSS. Eng. hist. d. 187-209
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 12829
Biographical / Historical
Sidney Joseph Madge (1874-1961) was an antiquary and topographer. Details are given in Who Was Who.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 40142-64.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collections were given to the Library by the compiler in 1941.
- Much of the material is incorporated in The Domesday of crown lands (London, 1938).
- Collections Compiled by S.J. Madge
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description