Lon C. Tester v. Virginia Iron, Coal, & Coke Co.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Lon C. Tester v. Virginia Iron, Coal, & Coke Co.
Case Date: 
1938
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Petitions for Relief

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
23
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff claims he is the owner of mountain timber lands bordering the lands of the defendant in the fourth Civil District of Johnson County, Tennessee. Plaintiff further claims the defendant sold to George Eggers standing timber from their land and when harvesting said timber, Eggers cut over the property line into plaintiffs land. Plaintiff claims Eggers cut 57,253 board feet of timber at the value of $8.00 per 1,000 board feed.