Allotment


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Allotment

A portion, share, or division. The proportionate distribution of shares of stock in a corporation. The partition and distribution of land.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

ALLOTMENT. Distribution by lot; partition. Merl. Rep. h.t.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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It comes as the city aims to celebrate National Allotments Week.
Each of the plots vary in style, content and eccentricity and provide a fascinating insight to the characters of those who are part of the allotment community.
Having lost the case the council has now agreed to pay the allotment holders' costs of PS12,119.
Allotments which have provided joy to generations of gardeners could be lost under bulldozers as part of the post-Commonwealth Games masterplan for Perry Barr.
Plot allotments in the Governorate of North Batinah rose by 144.3 per cent to 513, while it declined by 28.4 per cent in the Governorate of South Batinah to 3,003 during the five-month period under review.
There were hopes the allotments would be reopened after a clean-up but the matter has still not been resolved.
The reason for not issuing allotment letters to the members who have deposited full payment is that the Lay out Plan (LOP) has not been approved by Capital Development Authority (CDA) and
| Find details of open days and events at nsalg.org.uk and on the National Allotments Week Facebook page facebook.com/nationalallotmentsweek/
On some Liverpool allotments, the waiting list can be as long as 18 months - but each allotment is different and it might be the case that you get one much quicker.
The affectees demanded for immediate lifting of ban on allotment of plots otherwise they will be forced to unleash endless series of protest rallies for acceptance of their demand.
The operation begins at 10.30am at Oxbridge Lane Allotments in Stockton and Cowpen Lane Allotments, Billingham.