Mayor & city council of Nashville v. Louisville & Nashville Railroad Co.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Mayor & city council of Nashville v. Louisville & Nashville Railroad Co.
Case Date: 
1888
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Land and Title Dispute

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
113
Notes / Description: 

Dispute over ownership and right of way on a tract of land in East Nashville referred to as the "Edgefield Dump." Mention of John Shelby is made in the case as the land was originally conveyed by John Shelby's trustee to the Louisville and Nashville Railroad.