Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1920 11,845 Show data context 10,028 Show data context
1930 9,568 Show data context 4,938 Show data context
1931 9,401 Show data context 4,947 Show data context
1940 7,249 Show data context 4,786 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, Northamptonshire 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: 22nd September 2019