Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1870 3,715 Show data context 1,009 Show data context
1871 3,797 Show data context 1,008 Show data context
1877 3,726 Show data context 1,435 Show data context
1884 4,127 Show data context 950 Show data context
1885 3,953 Show data context 1,068 Show data context
1901 4,485 Show data context 1,006 Show data context
1931 3,531 Show data context 1,107 Show data context
Date: Source:
1870 - 1901 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,
1931 Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland, Scottish 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, Caithness ScoCnty 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: 19th November 2017