Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census for 1891 through 1901.

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1891-1901 1901
Wheat 7 Show data context
Barley or Bere 1,151 Show data context
Oats 33,610 Show data context
Rye 148 Show data context
Beans 2 Show data context
Peas 32 Show data context
Potatoes 1,675 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 13,429 Show data context
Mangold 7 Show data context
Cabbage, K-Rabi, & Rape 44 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 446 Show data context
Other Green Crops 12 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: For Hay 9,784 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: Not for Hay 23,582 Show data context
Flax 0 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context
Small Fruit 7 Show data context
Bare Fallow 132 Show data context
Date: Source:
1901 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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The Agricultural Census used this set of crops in its main tabulations by county between 1891 and 1901.

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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 for 1891 through 1901., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10091962/cube/AGCEN_CROP_1891

Date accessed: 21st November 2017