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Your grandmother should have a strong claim for adverse possession if she has fenced and occupied the property for more than 60 years. Generally, the existence of a fence is all that is required in order to establish adverse possession.
I'm obviously not aware of all the facts and what was presented at trial...or what was pled/claimed. But, it really surprises me that a claim for adverse possession wasn't sustained IF that is what your grandmother claimed in order to establish ownership of the property.
Thus, it is likely that an appeal is a good idea in order to have a new judge review your grandmother's claims for adverse possession.