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property held in common

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Commonages are found in Municipalities across the province municipal land across, where commonage users are granted grazing rights for agricultural purposes.
129) As the owner of the land was typically the lord of the manor, and the commons rights belonged to commoners without fee simple title, (130) the English right of commonage enshrined the status differences of English society.
Two years later he was protesting against efforts to have the reserve declared a public commonage, but now his health was fading, and the battle was lost.
These areas are divided into blocks consisting of residential allotments, arable allotments, and commonage (mainly grazing).
This involved drafting commonage plans setting out the necessary de-stocking requirements.
15) However, in towns where the freemen enjoyed rights of commonage or were eligible for loans, the freedom could be of considerable benefit for the poorer freemen who were striving to keep themselves above subsistence.
14) Most of these complaints revolved around the politics of the commonage and headmen's control over the allocation of arable land, but there was also considerable tension between men who had access to arable land and those who did not.
This view is contrary to the idea of forest as commonage depicted by Neeson.
And as Ireland prepares to introduce the EU's latest environment scheme GLAS (Green, Low-Carbon, Agri-Environment Scheme), Helen Carroll travels to Nephin in Co Mayo to meet two sheep commonage farmers struggling to make a living.
As per Chief Byron Louis, A significant portion of the rail line falls within the OKIB s Commonage Reserve set up by the Joint Reserve Commission of 1877.
After police arrested both the MP and the two men crew from the commuter bus, the latter told officers at Western Commonage Police Station that the MP had pointed a gun at them.
One senior Agriculture Official said: ''It's a complicated situation in the region where a lot of the sheep are fed under a commonage grazing system in the mountains.
In addition, those resettling in Dunquin were given commonage rights to cut turf near their homes from bogs such as those on Mount Eagle.
They held the demo to protest at Agriculture Minister Coveney's draft proposals on commonage.
As in earlier years, farmers with commonage land, designated Special Areas of Conservation or Special Protection Areas will be required to follow a 'Sustainable Management Plan' prepared by a planner.