State v. Alexander Farrar

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Alexander Farrar
Case Date: 
1875
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Obstructing a Public Road/Road/Right of Way

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
71
Notes / Description: 

The road obstructed led from Floyds to the McMinnville and Shelbyville Road. The obstruction consisted of logs and timbers laid across the road. Defendant claimed it was a private not a public road. The defendant used the road for hauling out timber and corn from that portion of his land up the hollow, and claimed he was the owner of the land upon which the road was built.