Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census in 1871.

 

No information found for this group at this unit level.

Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1871- 1871 1877
Wheat 3,571,894 Show data context 3,168,540 Show data context
Barley or Bere 2,385,783 Show data context 2,417,588 Show data context
Oats 2,715,707 Show data context 2,754,179 Show data context
Rye 71,495 Show data context 60,146 Show data context
Beans 540,835 Show data context 497,879 Show data context
Peas 389,547 Show data context 311,797 Show data context
Potatoes 627,691 Show data context 512,471 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 2,163,744 Show data context 2,073,455 Show data context
Mangold 360,517 Show data context 358,055 Show data context
Carrots 20,154 Show data context 15,953 Show data context
Cabbage, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 178,919 Show data context 182,710 Show data context
Vetches, Lucerne and other Green Crops 387,155 Show data context 442,202 Show data context
Flax 17,366 Show data context 7,481 Show data context
Hops 60,030 Show data context 71,239 Show data context
Bare Fallow 542,840 Show data context 616,147 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Grasses under Rotation: For Hay 2,164,632 Show data context 2,175,897 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Grasses under Rotation: Not for Hay 2,204,816 Show data context 2,317,319 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1877 Great Britain Historical GIS Project

This website exists to help people doing personal research projects on particular areas within a locality. So long as you are using our data for only a small number of units, you are not making money out of what you are doing, and you are not systematically re-publishing our data, you do not need to request permission from us, but you do need to acknowledge us as your source with the wording:

"This work is based on data provided through www.VisionofBritain.org.uk and uses historical material which is copyright of the Great Britain Historical GIS Project and the University of Portsmouth".

Where the above statement is included in a web page or similar online resource, the reference to "www.VisionofBritain.org.uk" must be a working hyperlink.

nCube definition


The Agricultural Census used this set of crops in its main tabulation by county for 1871.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Great Britain Dep through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census in 1871., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10090283/cube/AGCEN_CROP_1871

Date accessed: 04th June 2020