Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census for 1891 through 1901.

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1891-1901 1901
Wheat 7,466 Show data context
Barley or Bere 23,132 Show data context
Oats 38,872 Show data context
Rye 1,069 Show data context
Beans 1,300 Show data context
Peas 32 Show data context
Potatoes 15,252 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 23,817 Show data context
Mangold 39 Show data context
Cabbage, K-Rabi, & Rape 558 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 536 Show data context
Other Green Crops 50 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: For Hay 28,105 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: Not for Hay 38,432 Show data context
Flax 0 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context
Small Fruit 224 Show data context
Bare Fallow 642 Show data context
Date: Source:
1901 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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The Agricultural Census used this set of crops in its main tabulations by county between 1891 and 1901.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Fife ScoCnty through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census for 1891 through 1901., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10190666/cube/AGCEN_CROP_1891

Date accessed: 22nd August 2019