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Rights of Way - Highway Carriageway Driftway A way or passage on land, made or unmade, over which the public at large has a right to pass and repass for legal purposes. “The word ‘highway’ is of Saxon derivation [heghewei], meaning a right of use for passengers whether public or private. A highway is a "generic name for all kinds of ways which are common to all people having occasion to pass over them", Safeway Trails, Inc. v. Furman, 76 NJ Super 90, 183 A.2d 788, 793 (1962). A right of … [Read more...]