Types of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Sheep Categories for 1920-30 1920 1930 1931
Ewes kept for Breeding 36,401 Show data context 58,183 Show data context 66,465 Show data context
Rams and Ram Lambs to be used for service 1,043 Show data context 1,624 Show data context 2,082 Show data context
Other, One year and above 40,503 Show data context 24,822 Show data context 40,694 Show data context
Other, Under one year 47,170 Show data context 70,614 Show data context 82,141 Show data context
Date: Source:
1920 - 1931 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Between 1920 and 1930, the Agricultural Census divided sheep into these four categories.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Buckinghamshire AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Types of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 22nd November 2019