R v South Staffordshire Waterworks Company

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
CourtCourt of Appeal
Date1885
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7 cases
  • Almond v Ash Brothers & Heaton Ltd ; Dawkins (Valuation Officer) v Ash Bros & Heaton Ltd
    • United Kingdom
    • House of Lords
    • 26 March 1969
    ...of the surrounding circumstances which the tenant from year to year would take into account." 8 This was followed by Regina v. South Staffordshire Water Works Co. (1885) 16 Q.B.D. 359 where Lord Esher M.R. at page 370 said: "A tenant from year to year is not a tenant for one, two,......
  • Railway Assessment Authority v Southern Railway Co; London County Council v Southern Railway Company
    • United Kingdom
    • House of Lords
    • 24 January 1936
    ...tenant though only a tenant from year to year is supposed to have a reasonable prospect of continuing to be a tenant. (R. v. South Staffordshire Waterworks Co. (1885) 16 Q.B.D. 359.) There is no doubt that both these principles, if they may be so described, continue to be 25A further genera......
  • Almond v Ash Brothers & Heaton Ltd ; Dawkins (Valuation Officer) v Ash Bros & Heaton Ltd
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 28 July 1967
    ...if he took the hereditament on a tenancy from year to year, "A tenant from year to year", said Lord Esher in Reg. v. South Staffordshire Waterworks Company, (1885) 16 Queen's Bench Division, 359, at page 370, "Is not a tenant for one, two, three or four years, but he is to be......
  • Sharma et Al v Heeraj
    • Trinidad & Tobago
    • Court of Appeal
    • 29 October 1984
    ...akin to our own to wit, Sharp v Wakefield (1891) A.C. 173; Boulter v Kent (1897) A.C. R. v Howard [1902] 2 K.B. 363; and R. v Redditch (1885) 2 T.L.R. 193 among others I expressed the view in Prescott v Henry Mag. App. 97/82 that the provisions of section 27 notwithstanding, since there was......
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