AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF BARNSTABLE TO GRANT A CERTAIN EASEMENT.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Notwithstanding the provisions of chapter thirty B of the General Laws or
any other general or special law to the contrary, the town of Barnstable is
hereby authorized to execute and deliver in the name of and on behalf of the
town one or more instruments to grant for nominal consideration a permanent
easement in certain cemetery land in said town for the purpose of allowing
vehicle and pedestrian right of access to land now or formerly of Joan
Bentinck-Smith, her heirs, successors and assigns in perpetuity. Said easement
shown on a plan
entitled "Plan of the Cotuit Cemetery for town of Barnstable," drawn by Charles
N. Savery Co., Engineers and Surveyors, Cotuit-Falmouth dated 31 Jan. 1959,
which is on file with the public works department of said town.