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 75,292 Show data context 111,861 Show data context 126,176 Show data context
Rams and Ram Lambs to be used for service 2,488 Show data context 3,247 Show data context 3,797 Show data context
Other, One year and above 46,615 Show data context 25,027 Show data context 32,006 Show data context
Other, Under one year 87,391 Show data context 131,595 Show data context 149,594 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, Gloucestershire AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Types of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10107362/cube/AGCEN_SHEEP_1920

Date accessed: 16th September 2019