Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 118 (Jul)
Court: Chancery Division

Judge Rich QC sitting as a judge of the High Court

Representation Ross Martyn (instructed by Hobbs & Durrant, Great Yarmouth) for the claimant.
  Nicholas Caddick (instructed by Nicholsons, Lowestoft) for the defendants.
Judgment Dates: 8 July 2002


Water and watercourses - Flow of water - Drainage system operating through claimant's land - Defendants under obligation to operate drainage system - Drainage system becoming blocked - Lake overflowing onto claimant's land - Whether defendant liable for damage to claimant's land.

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