Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census in 1869.

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories for 1869 1869
Wheat 86,686 Show data context
Barley or Bere 55,545 Show data context
Oats 69,031 Show data context
Rye 1,689 Show data context
Beans 11,178 Show data context
Peas 5,953 Show data context
Potatoes 12,826 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 57,984 Show data context
Mangold 983 Show data context
Carrots 99 Show data context
Cabbage, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 3,877 Show data context
Vetches, Lucerne and other Green Crops 3,584 Show data context
Flax 994 Show data context
Hops 6 Show data context
Bare Fallow 33,458 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Grasses under Rotation 56,960 Show data context
Date: Source:
1869 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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Date: Acknowledgments:
1869 Robert Schwartz (Department of History, Mount Holyoke College). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.

 

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The Agricultural Census used this set of crops in its main tabulation by county for 1869.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, North Riding Riding through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census in 1869., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10001213/cube/AGCEN_CROP_1869

Date accessed: 24th October 2019