Adverse Possession: Absolute or possessory?

Claire James and Keith Shaw report on a recent decision confirming important procedural issues in claims of adverse possession

Cases Referenced

  • Central Midlands Estates Ltd v Leicester Dyers Ltd [2003] All ER (D) 141
  • Diep v Land Registry [2010] EWHC 3315 (Admin)
  • J Alston & Sons Ltd v BOCM Pauls Ltd [2008] EWHC 3310 (Ch)
  • Powell v McFarlane (1977) 38 P&CR 452
  • Red House Farms (Thorndon) Ltd v Catchpole [1977] 2 EGLR 125
  • Wretham v Ross & anor [2005] EWHC 1259 (Ch)