Skip to main content

Research Repository

Advanced Search

Recovery of goods by a non-owner.

Anderson, Craig


Craig Anderson


Considers, with reference to case law, recovery of goods situations which require the person with possession or custody of property to hand it over to non-owners, namely persons with neither a real right in that property nor any apparent personal right against the possessor or custodier.


ANDERSON, C. 2016. Recovery of goods by a non-owner. Scots law times [online], 2016(22), pages 117-121. Available from:

Journal Article Type Article
Acceptance Date Aug 5, 2016
Online Publication Date Aug 5, 2016
Publication Date Aug 5, 2016
Deposit Date Jan 30, 2017
Publicly Available Date Aug 6, 2017
Journal Scots law times
Print ISSN 0036-908X
Electronic ISSN 2754-222X
Publisher Sweet and Maxwell
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 2016
Issue 22
Pages 117-121
Item Discussed Pride v Saint Anne's Bleaching Company (1838) 16 S. 1376 (IH (1 Div)); The Caledonian Railway Company v John Harrison & Company (1879) 7 R. 151 (IH (2 Div)); McArthur v O'Donnell 1969 S.L.T. (Sh. Ct.) 24 (Sh Ct (North Strathclyde));Canning v Glasgow Caled
Keywords Ownership; Possession; Return of goods; Scotland
Public URL
Publisher URL


You might also like

Downloadable Citations