Q: During a storm, my neighbour's tree blew down severely damaging the entrance gate to a field I own.
He has paid for a replacement but who now owns the original, damaged gate?
A: In most States the original owner still owns that personal property, junk or not. Since the neighbor paid for a new one, you might want to offer the destroyed gate to him. Especially since you did not have to sue him or make an insurance claim.
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