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. “If two several owners of Houses have a River in Common between them, if one of them
corrupt the River, the other shall have an action upon his Case.” Coke, Littleton
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.