‘that which is not a nuisance at the time it is done, cannot become so by length of time’
(1822) 1 LJKB (OS) 42
Applied – Radstock Co-operative and Industrial Society v Norton-Radstock Urban District Council 1976
Cited – Bybrook Barn Garden Centre Ltd and Others v Kent County Council CA 8-Jan-2001
A culvert had been constructed taking a stream underneath the road. At the time when it came into the ownership of the local authority, it was adequate for this purpose. Later developments increased the flow, and the culvert came to become an . .
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Updated: 16 May 2022; Ref: scu.220839