Monument [Property Law] Law and Legal Definition

A monument is a natural or manmade fixed object used as a permanent reference point for surveying or to mark land ownership boundaries.

The following is an example of a case law on monument:

Monument is tangible landmark indicating boundary. As relating to land, a monument is some tangible landmark established to indicate a boundary. [Cornelious v. State, 22 Ala. App. 150 (Ala. Ct. App. 1927)].