Exclusive Possession

Definition of Exclusive Possession

Exclusive possession by adverse possessor means that adverse possessor must show an exclusive dominion over the land and an appropriation of it to his own use and benefit, Vernon’s Ann.Civ.St. art. 5510. W. T. Carter & Bro. v. Holmes, 131 Tex. 365, 113 S.W.2d 1225, 1226. Possession may be “exclusive” so as to entitle possessor to title by adverse possession, notwithstanding that the land is subject to exercise of easement by private party. Young v. City of Lubbock, Tex.Civ.App., 130 S.W.2d 418, 420.

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