Turbary


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TURBARY, Eng. law. A right to dig turf; an easement.

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were rights of common of pasturage, estovers, turbary, pannage, piscary and
A judge has granted a temporary alcohol licence to Ballinagare Parish Community Centre to hold a dance to raise funds for the preservation of turbary rights for bog-owners in Ballaghaderreen.
45pm on a grey afternoon when Vicky decided to exercise her nephew Christopher's 11-month-old bull terrier Suma on Turbary Common, near Bournemouth, Dorset.
Nowadays the duties are mostly to do with the rights of turbary which all inhabitants enjoy (researchers claim that we are the last people still cutting peat for fuel in England) on the five peat grounds allocated under the Act of Inclosure.