The New York Weekly Digest of Cases Decided in the N.Y. Court of Appeals, and General Terms of the N.Y. Supreme, Common Pleas and Superior Courts Volume 19

The New York Weekly Digest of Cases Decided in the N.Y. Court of Appeals, and General Terms of the N.Y. Supreme, Common Pleas and Superior Courts Volume 19

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1884 edition. Excerpt: ...the property by numbers upon a certain map which repre sents the property as abutting upon the road. Submission under Code Civ. Pro., 1279. In 1860, Broadway, between Ninety-first and Ninetysecond streets, otherwise known as the Bloomingdale road, was a public highway, and the trustees of Herman Thorn, deceased, then sold and conveyed to Gilbert Colgate land "beginning at the corner formed by the intersection of the easterly line of Broadway with the northerly line of Ninety-first street one hundred and sixty-two (162) feet and four (4) inches, to the Tenth avenue; thence northwardly along the westerly line of the Tenth avenue two hundred and one (201) feet and five (5) inches to Ninety-second street; thence westwardly along the southerly line of Ninety-second street one hundred and forty-two (142) feet and three (3) inches to Broadway; thence southwardly along the easterly line of Broadway two hundred and two (202) feet five (5) inches to the point or place of beginning, be the said dimensions more or less." The trustees, grantors, were then seized of the land adjacent, forming the said highway. Through various 'mesne" conveyances, containing the same description, the fee in the land so described has become vested in John Riley, the defendant. By the deed of 1860, from the trustees to Gilbert, a plot containing sixteen lots of land was conveyed by metes and bounds as set forth on a certain map of land filed in the register's office. On this map the width and depth of each of said lots by feet and inches, is set forth and the lines therein described include the whole space covered by said lots, and do not include any part of the highway as it then existed. The question to be determined was, whether by such description...show more

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  • Paperback | 348 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 18mm | 621g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236926889
  • 9781236926883