Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1871 15,235 Show data context 4,054 Show data context
1877 15,803 Show data context 5,825 Show data context
1885 15,903 Show data context 6,050 Show data context
1891 15,607 Show data context 6,832 Show data context
1900 15,889 Show data context 6,991 Show data context
1901 16,302 Show data context 6,714 Show data context
1910 17,571 Show data context 6,898 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, Northamptonshire AncC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 13th December 2019