260 [Electronic communications apparatus]: orders by or on application of other authorities
260 [Electronic communications apparatus]: orders by or on application of other authorities

(1)     This section applies where—

(a)     any order is made by a local authority under section 258(1), or on the application of a local authority under section 251(1), which extinguishes a public right of way; or

(b)     any order is made by a competent authority under section 257 which authorises the stopping up or diversion of a footpath[, bridleway or restricted byway],

and at the time of the publication of the notice required by section 252(1) or, as the case may be, paragraph 1 of Schedule 14 any [electronic communications apparatus] was kept installed for the purposes of [an electronic communications code network] under, in, on, over, along or across the land over which the right of way subsisted.