362. Rights pending completion of sale.

As the purchaser is in equity the owner of the property comprised in a contract for sale from the date of the contract, the vendor, after the date of the contract, must not do anything to diminish its value1. If, therefore, a vendor delays completion and continues to work a mine2 or quarry3 for his own benefit, he is liable for so doing4. However, if the mine or quarry is open