Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census in 1881.

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1881- 1884 1885
Wheat 15 Show data context 14 Show data context
Barley or Bere 1,271 Show data context 1,092 Show data context
Oats 34,226 Show data context 34,335 Show data context
Rye 210 Show data context 85 Show data context
Beans 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Peas 28 Show data context 32 Show data context
Potatoes 1,865 Show data context 1,844 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 13,931 Show data context 13,907 Show data context
Mangold 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Carrots 0 Show data context 3 Show data context
Cabbage, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 108 Show data context 100 Show data context
Vetches, Lucerne and other Green Crops 727 Show data context 538 Show data context
Flax 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Bare Fallow 923 Show data context 671 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Grasses under Rotation 28,645 Show data context 28,282 Show data context
Date: Source:
1884 - 1885 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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The Agricultural Census used this set of crops in its main tabulation by county for 1881.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Caithness ScoCnty through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census in 1881., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10091962/cube/AGCEN_CROP_1881

Date accessed: 18th November 2017