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OPINION

Murrell and Carolyn Foster appeal from the dismissal of their lawsuit. The trial court construed the Fosters’ cause of action as an action to quiet title and dismissed the action because the statute of limitations for that type of claim had expired.

The initial question we must answer is whether we have jurisdiction to determine the appeal. The judgment was signed on September 12, 2001, and the Fosters filed a request for findings of fact and conclusions of law on September 17, 2001. They filed a document on December 11, 2001, that was treated as a notice of appeal. The question is whether the Fosters’ notice of appeal is adequate, and if so, whether it was timely.

 
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