Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1871 25,313 Show data context 12,383 Show data context
1877 26,732 Show data context 14,001 Show data context
1885 25,899 Show data context 13,805 Show data context
1891 26,681 Show data context 17,121 Show data context
1900 29,157 Show data context 15,020 Show data context
1901 29,829 Show data context 15,153 Show data context
1910 30,465 Show data context 13,259 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1910 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Horses declined greatly in economic significance in the period covered by the Farm Censuses, and here we try to identify horses actually used to do farm work.

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

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

Date accessed: 15th October 2019