Sizes of farms as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Farm Size in four categories 1920 1931
Under 5 acres 318 Show data context 256 Show data context
5 to 50 acres 1,625 Show data context 1,604 Show data context
50 to 300 acres 977 Show data context 853 Show data context
Over 300 acres 15 Show data context 17 Show data context
Date: Source:
1920 - 1931 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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The 1910 Farm Census listed farm acreages using this four-way classification, and data from later years have been simplified to the same bands. In most years, holdings of under 1 acre are specifically excluded.

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

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Date accessed: 21st September 2019