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A small piece of land opposite my house doesn't legally

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A small piece of land opposite my house doesn't legally belong to anyone, now National Grid want to put a gas regulator on it. How do I register it as my land quickly to prevent this happening?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  F E Smith replied 11 months ago.

The land may not be registered and the owner may not be known but it does belong to someone. Are you sure it doesn’t belong to the National Grid

Have you occupied the land and treated it as your own for more than 20 years?

If not, have the locals use the land for anything?