Re Griggs. ex parte London School Board

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
Date1914
CourtCourt of Appeal
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4 cases
  • Nottingham Forest Trustee Ltd v Unison Networks Ltd
    • New Zealand
    • Court of Appeal
    • 3 June 2021
    ...in nuisance: at [132]. 46 Murphy, above n 40, at [1.05] and n 11, citing Adams v Ursell [1913] 1 Ch 269; Wood v Conway Corp [1914] 2 Ch 547 (CA); and Walter v Selfe (1851) 4 De G & Sm 315 47 At [1.05] and n 12, citing Halsey v Esso Petroleum Ltd [1961] 1 WLR 683 (QB); Tetley v Chitty [1......
  • FRANK HENRY BRAZIL (as administrator de bonis non of the estate of James Brazil) and FRANK BRAZIL and EILEEN GILES and FRANK BRAZIL (as administrator de bonis non of the estate Thomas Brazil)
    • United Kingdom
    • Chancery Division
    • 17 March 2005
    ...the appointment of an administrator, at which moment it vested in the latter by virtue of section 1(1) of the Land Transfer Act, 1897: see Re Griggs [1914] 2 Ch 547 at 552 per Lord Cozens-Hardy MR. Under the changed law in 1934 when James 2 died, all the property of an intestate vested in t......
  • Nottingham Forest Trustee Limited v Unison Networks Ltd
    • New Zealand
    • Court of Appeal
    • 3 June 2021
    ...on liability in nuisance: at [132]. Murphy, above n 40, at [1.05] and n 11, citing Adams v Ursell [1913] 1 Ch 269; Wood v Conway Corp [1914] 2 Ch 547 (CA); and Walter v Selfe (1851) 4 De G & Sm 315 (Ch). At [1.05] and n 12, citing Halsey v Esso Petroleum Ltd [1961] 1 WLR 683 (QB); Tetley v ......
  • Duncombe v Duncombe
    • Bahamas
    • Supreme Court (Bahamas)
    • 13 February 1981
    ...was appointed, the legal estate vested in the deceased's heir (see North, J. in John v. John [1898] 2 Ch. 573 and 576 Re Griggs [1914] 2 Ch. 547). Nonetheless, the better view is that the heir could not make a good title without taking a grant, he being in the meantime in the position of a ......

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