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Can I put an unlocked gate across a right-of-way?

Question Details: I live next to a dealer and he has right-of-way past my home on the edge of the property. He gets many quick visitors. I'd like to put up a gate at the beginning of my part of the road to my own driveway and that carries onto his. I'd put a sign saying "Private Road for Numbers Blah Blah". No lock. A sign saying my place is under camera security. Why? To slow down the numbers of visitors. To be an inconvenience. To make them think twice.

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