Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1870 7,638 Show data context 1,731 Show data context
1871 7,485 Show data context 1,843 Show data context
1877 7,821 Show data context 2,334 Show data context
1884 7,805 Show data context 2,200 Show data context
1885 7,577 Show data context 2,140 Show data context
1901 7,847 Show data context 1,897 Show data context
1931 5,742 Show data context 1,701 Show data context
Date: Source:
1870 - 1901 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,
1931 Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland, Scottish 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, Fife ScoCnty 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: 20th July 2019