A Revised Edition of the Legislative Enactments of Ceylon 1707 to [1907] Volume 1

A Revised Edition of the Legislative Enactments of Ceylon 1707 to [1907] Volume 1

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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. 1907 edition. Excerpt: ...obtained from the neighbouring waste lands or common, or abandoned grounds, in which case the said officer may take any of such materials where he can conveniently procure the same: Provided also that reasonable compensation for all materials so taken, and for the damage done by the getting and carrying away the same, shall be made to the owner thereof; and provided further that such officer shall rail or fence of f any quarries or pits from which any such materials shall be taken, so that the same shall not be dangerous to any person or animal. 73 It shall be lawful for any such officer when tracing, measuring, making, working, opening, altering, turning, repairing, clearing, or improving any existing or intended thoroughfare, or building, excavating, repairing, clearing, or improving any bridge, fence, drain, dam, or ditch thereupon or in any way connected therewith, to make and erect temporary buildings on any land adjacent or near thereto for the accommodation of such officer, or for the accommodation of the servants, workmen, labourers, animals, carriages, or and to take materials. Proviso. And erect buildings; Public Thoroughjares. things employed by him during the progress of the work; and to keep duly tethered and stabled all such oxen, horses, and animals as may be employed by him upon any lands near or adjacent thereto, and to continue so to keep the said oxen, horses, and animals on such lands and for such time as may be necessary: Provided that no such building shall be erected, nor any such oxen, horses, or other animals kept on any land which shall be under cultivation, nor where there are neighbouring waste lands or common or abandoned grounds available for the purpose; and provided further that reasonable compensation for...show more

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  • Paperback | 426 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 22mm | 757g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236948513
  • 9781236948519