Categories of horse as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Horse Categories for 1870-1885 1871 1877 1885
Used solely for Agriculture 939,693 Show data context 970,786 Show data context 976,154 Show data context
Unbroken Horses, and mares kept solely for Breeding 314,757 Show data context 417,796 Show data context 432,635 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1885 Great Britain Historical GIS Project

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Between 1870 and 1885, the Agricultural Census divided horses into these two categories.

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


Date accessed: 02nd December 2020