Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census for 1891 through 1901.

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1891-1901 1891 1901
Wheat 7,606 Show data context 5,619 Show data context
Barley or Bere 16,328 Show data context 13,738 Show data context
Oats 26,536 Show data context 24,426 Show data context
Rye 129 Show data context 205 Show data context
Beans 556 Show data context 272 Show data context
Peas 182 Show data context 129 Show data context
Potatoes 3,816 Show data context 3,177 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 9,323 Show data context 8,490 Show data context
Mangold 431 Show data context 722 Show data context
Cabbage, K-Rabi, & Rape 315 Show data context 669 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 281 Show data context 144 Show data context
Other Green Crops 131 Show data context 187 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: For Hay 20,240 Show data context 26,319 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: Not for Hay 16,560 Show data context 27,195 Show data context
Flax 1 Show data context 2 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Small Fruit 553 Show data context 622 Show data context
Bare Fallow 747 Show data context 433 Show data context
Date: Source:
1891 - 1901 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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Date: Acknowledgments:
1901 David Allan Gatley (School of Social Sciences, University of Staffordshire). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.

 

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The Agricultural Census used this set of crops in its main tabulations by county between 1891 and 1901.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Denbighshire AncC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census for 1891 through 1901., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10024869/cube/AGCEN_CROP_1891

Date accessed: 24th August 2019