No. 165.

56 Wis.2d 269 (1972)

201 N.W.2d 881

KIND, Respondent, v. VILAS COUNTY, Appellant.

Supreme Court of Wisconsin.

Decided November 9, 1972.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

For the appellant there was a brief by Calvin A. Burton, district attorney of Vilas county, and oral argument by Robert D. Martinson, assistant attorney general.

For the respondent there was a brief by Drager & O'Brien of Eagle River, and oral argument by John L. O'Brien.


We deal here with the situation of a lake shoreline erroneously meandered in an original U. S. Government survey. Here the discrepancy between survey and situation created a triangular parcel of land, 4.6 acres in area, which is the subject of dispute between adjoining property owners.

Wisconsin has a specific statute dealing with the case of a shoreline erroneously meandered in a government...

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