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Deeds, plans and boundary features

Introduction On this page we are considering the following question: “Who owns the disputed land according to ‘the deeds’?”. That person is commonly known as the -paper owner-. A number of factors will be looked at but as will be seen the key point is to find the original document that divided the two pieces of land. It will then be necessary to go out on site with that document, which will hopefully have a plan attached – albeit more…

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