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" The question is well settled at common law, that the person whose land is bounded by a stream of water which changes its course gradually by alluvial formations, shall still hold by the same boundary, including the accumulated soil. No other rule can... "
Report of the Department of the Interior ... [with Accompanying Documents]. - Page 59
by United States. Dept. of the Interior - 1867
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Equity, Argued and Adjudged in the ..., Volume 8

Alabama. Supreme Court, Benjamin Faneuil Porter - Law reports, digests, etc - 1839
...the United States, (10 Peters' R. 717,) "the question is'' said to be "well settled at common law, that the person whose land is bounded by a stream...soil. No other rule can be applied on just principles. Every proprietor whose land is thus bounded, is subject to loss by the same means which may add to...
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Equity, Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 5

Alabama. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1844
...acquires a right of soil to high-water mark. It is a well scttled principle of the common law, that a person whose land is bounded by a stream of water...the same boundary, including the accumulated soil. [New Orleans v. The United States, 10 Peters Rep. 717; Hagan & Campbell v. Cleaveland, 8 Porter's Rep....
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Questions and Answers on Law: Alphabetically Arranged. With ..., Volume 2

Asa Kinne - Law - 1852
...423. Afw Yorfc Revised Statutes, ml. 1, p. 208, sec. 67. The question is well settled at common law that the person whose land is bounded by a stream of water which changes its course gradually by alluvian formation, shall still hold the same boundary, including the accumulated soil. No other rule...
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A Full and Arranged Digest of the Decisions in Common Law, Equity ..., Volume 1

Richard Peters - Law reports, digests, etc - 1860
...others. The US v. Kepler, 1 Bald. CCR 22. ACCRETION. 1. The question is well settled at commot law, that the person whose land is bounded by a stream...gradually by alluvial formations, shall still hold the same boundary, including the accumulated soi' Accident. No other rule can be applied on just principles....
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Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States, Volume 2

United States. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1870
...front of the block. " The question," says this court, in one case,* " is well settled at common law, that the person whose land is bounded by a stream...soil. No other rule can be applied on just principles. Every proprietor whose land is thus bounded is subject to loss, by the same means which may add to...
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Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States, Volume 2

United States. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1870
...front of the block. " The question," says this court, in one case,* " is well settled at common law, that the person whose land is bounded by a stream...including the accumulated soil. No other rule can bo applied on just principles. Every proprietor whose land is thus bounded is subject to loss, by the...
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Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States, Volume 23

United States. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1876
...court. In New Orleans v. The United States^ it was said : " The question is well settled at common law that the person whose land is bounded by a stream...gradually by alluvial formations, shall still hold the same boundary, including the accumulated soil. No other rule can be applied on just principles....
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Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States, Volume 23

United States. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1919
...bounded by a stream of water which changes its course gradually by alluvial formations, shall still hold the same boundary, including the accumulated soil. No other rule can be applied on just principles. Every proprietor whose land is thus bounded is subject to loss by the same means which may add to his...
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A Treatise on the Law of Navigable Rivers

Louis Houck - Harbors - 1868 - 235 pages
...lex. The Supreme Court of the United States has repeatedly held, that the question is well settled, that the person whose land is bounded by a stream...the same boundary, including the accumulated soil, and that no other rule can be applied on just principles, the proprietor of land thus bounded being...
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Albany Law Journal, Volume 11

Law - 1875
...10 Pet. 662, it was said : " The question is well settled at common law that the person whose laud is bounded by a stream of water which changes its...gradually by alluvial formations, shall still hold the same boundary, including the accumulated soil. No other rule can bo applied on just principles....
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