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 1900 1901
Wheat 17,327 Show data context 15,560 Show data context 12,890 Show data context
Barley or Bere 8,666 Show data context 6,133 Show data context 6,062 Show data context
Oats 25,953 Show data context 24,543 Show data context 23,961 Show data context
Rye 125 Show data context 152 Show data context 121 Show data context
Beans 444 Show data context 217 Show data context 280 Show data context
Peas 409 Show data context 318 Show data context 330 Show data context
Potatoes 2,918 Show data context 2,580 Show data context 2,563 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 11,844 Show data context 9,220 Show data context 8,965 Show data context
Mangold 1,997 Show data context 3,154 Show data context 3,049 Show data context
Cabbage, K-Rabi, & Rape 1,686 Show data context 1,930 Show data context 2,119 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 1,267 Show data context 846 Show data context 818 Show data context
Other Green Crops 397 Show data context 439 Show data context 421 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: For Hay 16,151 Show data context 17,424 Show data context 18,701 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: Not for Hay 6,631 Show data context 7,273 Show data context 5,995 Show data context
Flax 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Small Fruit 544 Show data context 556 Show data context 574 Show data context
Bare Fallow 3,914 Show data context 2,541 Show data context 3,212 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, Derbyshire 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/10107301/cube/AGCEN_CROP_1891

Date accessed: 19th November 2019