McLaren v City of Glasgow Union Railway Co: 1878

The court considered the implication by necessity of an implied right of access for land on severance which would otherwise be landlocked.


Lord Justice Clerk Moncreiff


(1878) 5 R 1042

Cited by:

CitedMoncrieff and Another v Jamieson and others HL 17-Oct-2007
The parties disputed whether a right of way over a road included an implied right for the dominant owner to park on the servient tenement.
Held: The appeal failed. ‘The question is whether the ancillary right is necessary for the comfortable . .
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Land, Scotland

Updated: 14 May 2022; Ref: scu.260025