Reports of the Supreme Court of Canada Volume 29

Reports of the Supreme Court of Canada Volume 29

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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. 1899 edition. Excerpt: ... Sedgewick, Kin and Girouard J J. 1898 judgment of the Superior Court, sitting in review at SFQIET Montreal, which had reversed the judgment at the T2" trial in favour of the defendant. E B. EDDY The facts of the case are sufficiently stated in the Goff" above head-note and fully set out in the judgment of Mr. Justice Gwynne. Aylen for the appellant. ' _ Geofirion Q.C. and L. N. Champagne for the respondent. Tm: CHIEF J Us'rIcE.--I would allow the appeal for the reasons given by Chief Justice Lacoste. The judgment of the majority of the court was delivered by: GWYNNE.T.--The sole question upon this appeal is as to the true location of the concession line between the 9th and 10th ranges or concessions of the Township of Eardley, in the Province of Quebec. For the purposes of this suit it is admitted that the plaintiifs are seized of lots nos. 7, 8 and 9, in the 10th concession, and the defendant of the lots so numbered in the 9th concession, or at least of the north parts of those lots, and the contention between the parties is reduced to this, that the plaintiffs in the action, the now respondents, contend that the concession line between those concessions is one continuous straight line to be traced from the south easterly angle of lot no. 14, in said tenth concession easterly on a course S. 87 30' E. to the town line between the townships of Eardley and Hull, while on the contrary the appellant, while not contesting the location of the concession west of lot no. 13, and east of lot no. 5, in the tenth concession to the town line of Hull to be as contended by the respondents, contends that at least as regards the said lots nos. 7, 8 and 9, it is situate about a quarter of a mile north of the place where more

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  • Paperback | 250 pages
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  • United States
  • English
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  • 9781236959614