Sidney Joseph Madge (1874-1961) was an antiquary and topographer. Details are given in Who Was Who.
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.
The collections were given to the Library by the compiler in 1941.Access Conditions
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).
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.Publication Note
Much of the material is incorporated in The Domesday of crown lands (London, 1938).
Crown lands | England
Crown lands | Wales
Madge | Sidney Joseph | 1874-1961 | Antiquary and Topographer