Categories of Cattle as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Cattle Categories for 1866-91 1871 1877 1885
Cows and Heifers in Milk or in Calf 2,091,433 Show data context 2,207,017 Show data context 2,530,197 Show data context
Other, 2 years and above 1,356,777 Show data context 1,464,317 Show data context 1,465,505 Show data context
Other, under 2 years 1,889,549 Show data context 2,026,599 Show data context 2,602,262 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1885 Great Britain Historical GIS Project

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Between 1866 and 1891 the Agricultural Census divided cattle into these three categories. In 1866, the first category was listed simply as 'Cows'.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Great Britain Dep through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Categories of Cattle as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 02nd December 2020