Categories of horse as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Horse Categories for 1891 1891
Used solely for Agriculture 26,681 Show data context
Unbroken Horses 15,543 Show data context
Mares kept solely for breeding 1,578 Show data context
Date: Source:
1891 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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In 1891 the Agricultural Census divided horses into these three categories.

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10001213/cube/AGCEN_HORSES_1891

Date accessed: 19th October 2019