Categories of horse as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Used solely for Agriculture Unbroken Horses, and mares kept solely for Breeding
1870 5,910 Show data context 1,657 Show data context
1871 5,859 Show data context 1,753 Show data context
1877 6,028 Show data context 2,561 Show data context
1884 6,389 Show data context 2,284 Show data context
1885 6,308 Show data context 2,277 Show data context
Date: Source:
1870 - 1885 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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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, Ayrshire ScoCnty through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Categories of horse as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 17th June 2021