Hulley v Silversprings Bleaching and Dyeing Co. Ltd
This document is only available to paying isurv subscribers.
A mill owner claimed
a prescriptive right to pollute a stream. During the period relied upon to gain
the prescriptive right, the mill had steadily increased the volume of water
polluted (as it gradually increased its plant). The Court held that this
increase was 'destructive of that certainty...