Land Descriptions

Authored by: George M. Cole , Donald A. Wilson

Land Tenure, Boundary Surveys, and Cadastral Systems

Print publication date:  August  2016
Online publication date:  August  2016

Print ISBN: 9781498731652
eBook ISBN: 9781315369990
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Central to an understanding of land descriptions is an understanding of the concept of land boundaries. Land boundaries are lines that limit or separate ownership or jurisdiction. Therefore, land boundaries may be lines between adjoining private lands, between private and public lands, between adjoining public jurisdictions, or limits of certain types of regulatory jurisdiction.

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