Ownership of rough grazing land

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Year Sole Rights Common
1940 49,133 Show data context 10,296 Show data context
1950 48,125 Show data context 11,703 Show data context
1960 35,474 Show data context 12,436 Show data context
1961 34,030 Show data context 12,436 Show data context
1970 26,359 Show data context 12,437 Show data context
Date: Source:
1940 - 1970 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,


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From 1940 onwards, the Agricultural Census distinguished between rough grazings on which a particular farmer had sole rights and areas of common. The areas given for the latter were based on separate estimates made by local officers.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Shropshire AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Ownership of rough grazing land, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 21st October 2019