Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1920 8,677 Show data context 5,243 Show data context
1930 6,887 Show data context 2,798 Show data context
1931 6,509 Show data context 2,652 Show data context
1940 4,313 Show data context 2,816 Show data context
Date: Source:
1920 - 1940 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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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Hertfordshire AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 17th September 2019