Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.


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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1871 13,797 Show data context 3,257 Show data context
1877 14,846 Show data context 5,005 Show data context
1885 14,586 Show data context 6,044 Show data context
1891 14,271 Show data context 7,026 Show data context
1900 15,648 Show data context 6,834 Show data context
1901 15,734 Show data context 6,674 Show data context
1910 17,460 Show data context 6,007 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1910 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Horses declined greatly in economic significance in the period covered by the Farm Censuses, and here we try to identify horses actually used to do farm work.

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Date accessed: 29th September 2020