Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 01 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWHC 2231 (Ch)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Neuberger J

Representation Paul Morgan QC and Emily Windsor (instructed by Clarke Willmott & Clarke, Taunton) for the claimant.
  Joanne Moss and Adam Rosenthal (instructed by Stone King & Wardle, Bath) for the defendants.
Judgment Dates: 1 November 2002

Catchwords

Commons - Rights of common - Grazing rights - Priority.

The Case

Having regard to the proper construction and effect of a grant of a non-exclusive right to graze sheep and its interrelationship with later grants of the right to graze over the same land the court held that the claimant could not claim priority over the defendants so far as his grazing rights were concerned.

Practice Areas

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