A transfer of real property by virtue of the provisions in a will. Contrast with descent, which is a transfer by virtue of statutory provisions controlling ownership of real estate when one dies without a will.
Another judge suggested that abandoning "landmarks" of the law would "greatly interfere with the enjoyment of property, and open the door to fraud and litigation." (132) They meant, in their rhetoric at least, that instability of the common law potentially unsettled security of land title and frustrated the intentions of devisors. (133)
And underpinning the centre's importance in the contemporary arts scene the new spring programme demonstrates an interesting melange of events that its devisors believe reflect Liverpool's theme of A World in One City, as part of its bid for European Capital of Culture.
I was keen to see the style and emphasis just because, almost 30 years ago, the TCPA's Education Unit was pioneering the modern style of guided urban walks, thanks to the work of Brian Goodey (who had introduced Kevin Lynch's development of cognitive mapping into the training of planners and of school geographers), and that of the devisors of the pioneering Leicester town trail, published as an issue of the TCPA's BEE (Bulletin of Environmental Education) in August 1972.