Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.


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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1871 13,711 Show data context 4,417 Show data context
1877 14,585 Show data context 5,222 Show data context
1885 14,536 Show data context 5,920 Show data context
1891 15,264 Show data context 6,817 Show data context
1900 15,847 Show data context 6,558 Show data context
1901 16,165 Show data context 6,395 Show data context
1910 16,825 Show data context 6,115 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1910 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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Date accessed: 25th February 2020