Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1920 15,395 Show data context 13,821 Show data context
1930 13,268 Show data context 5,572 Show data context
1931 13,028 Show data context 5,342 Show data context
1940 11,384 Show data context 5,846 Show data context
Date: Source:
1920 - 1940 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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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Derbyshire AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 17th June 2021