| Commentary

19.2 Waterworks

| Commentary

19.2 Waterworks

It should be noted that a similar, but not identical, mining code was introduced by the Waterworks Clauses Act 1847 for adoption in the case of private Acts authorising the construction of waterworks. The provisions relating to water are now embodied in the Water Industry Act 1991 and the Water Resources Act 19911. The provisions of the mining code can now also be found in grants of easements, for example gas pipelines.

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