Railroad Reports Volume 56

Railroad Reports Volume 56

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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. 1910 edition. Excerpt: ...Eng. R. Cas., N. S., 436; foot-note of Chesapeake Stone Co. '11. Moreland (Ky.), 29 R. R. R. 424. 52 Am. & Eng. R. Cas. N. S-. 424. For the authorities in this series on the right to condemn property belonging to a railroad company, see foot-note of State 11. Superior Court of Clarke County (Wash.), 26 R. R. R. 353, 49 Am. & Eng. R. Cas., N. S., 353.. so that its use is not of grace, but of right, which cannot be defeated at the owner's will. Eminent Domain--Necessity for Appr0priation.--lt does not go to the question of necessity for appropriation by a railroad company for its tracks of a strip of land owned by another railroad company, and leased by it to a mill company for its loading platforms, that land of the mill company immediately adjoining could be condemned for the tracks, and that the appropriation of the strip will largely increase the cost of loading the mill company's products on the cars of the owner of the strip; but these are largely questions of expediency, and it is enough that on all the facts the route adopted for its track by the company seeking to condemn is the most feasible, and that a reasonable necessity exists for the appropriation.. Department 1. W'rit of review, on the relation of the Milwaukee Terminal Company, against the Superior Court of King County and others, to review a judgment of dismissal in condemnation proceedings by relator. Reversed with directions. Field and George W. Korte, for relator. rown and Frederic G. Dorcty, for respondents. GOSE, J. The Great Northern Railway Company, hereafter called the "respondent," is the owner of two detached strips of land in that part of Seattle formerly known as "Ballard," and lying southerly of and adjacent to Shilshole...
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