Types of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Sheep Categories for 1920-30 1931
Ewes kept for Breeding 63,695 Show data context
Rams and Ram Lambs to be used for service 1,791 Show data context
Other, One year and above 14,519 Show data context
Other, Under one year 81,914 Show data context
Date: Source:
1931 Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland, Scottish Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Between 1920 and 1930, the Agricultural Census divided sheep into these four categories.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Fife ScoCnty through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Types of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 15th July 2019