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 97,598 Show data context 97,171 Show data context 101,644 Show data context
Rams and Ram Lambs to be used for service 2,445 Show data context 2,246 Show data context 2,792 Show data context
Other, One year and above 54,829 Show data context 41,203 Show data context 59,892 Show data context
Other, Under one year 121,246 Show data context 118,039 Show data context 120,464 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, Norfolk AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Types of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 14th October 2019