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Author Robillard, Walter G. (Walter George), 1930-

Title Evidence and procedures for boundary location / Walter G. Robillard, Donald A. Wilson ; based on the orginal concept of Curtis M. Brown ; chapter 8 contributed by George Cole.

Published Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM ERC  346.730432 ROBI    AVAILABLE
Edition 5th ed.
Physical description ix, 630 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Notes Previous ed.: 2002.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Nature, scope, and definition of evidence -- Verbal evidence -- Technology as evidence -- Other evidence -- Measurements as evidence -- Plats as evidence -- Evidence of water boundaries -- Historical knowledge as evidence -- Preservation of evidence -- Procedures for locating boundaries described in writings and on maps -- Original surveys and platting laws -- Unwritten transfers of land ownership -- Guarantees of title and location -- Understanding and writing property descriptions -- Professional liability -- Professional stature -- The surveyor in court -- The surveyor, the law, and evidence: a professional relationship -- Appendix A. The surveyor's report -- Appendix B. Wooden evidence -- Appendix C. The [Quasi-]Judicial function of surveyors -- Appendix D. Geodaesia -- Appendix E. Land acts that created the public lands.
Other author Wilson, Donald A., 1941-
Brown, Curtis M. (Curtis Maitland), 1908-1993.
Subject Boundaries (Estates) -- United States.
ISBN 9780471694472 (hbk. : acid-free paper) £68.95
0471694479 (hbk. : acid-free paper) £68.95