What is RANGER?

In forest law. A sworn of ficer of the forest, whose office chiefly consists in three points: To walk daily through his charge to see, hear, aud inquire as well of trespasses as trespassers iu his bailiwick; to drive the beasts of the forest, both of venery and cliace, out of the deafforested into the forested lands; and to present all trespassers of the forest at the next courts holden for the forest. Cowell.

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