103. Use of spring guns and mantraps.

103.     Use of spring guns and mantraps.

An owner of rights over game is not entitled to set or place, or cause to be set or placed, any spring gun, man trap or other engine1 calculated to destroy human life or inflict grievous bodily harm, with intent that it shall, or whereby it may, destroy or inflict grievous bodily harm upon a trespasser or other person who may come in contact with it2; and if he knowingly and wilfully permits any such engine which may have been set or placed in any place in his possession