Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1871 12,974 Show data context 6,290 Show data context
1877 13,078 Show data context 6,830 Show data context
1885 13,669 Show data context 6,619 Show data context
1891 13,824 Show data context 7,185 Show data context
1900 14,990 Show data context 6,567 Show data context
1901 15,092 Show data context 6,700 Show data context
1910 15,143 Show data context 7,274 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1910 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, Cumberland AncC 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: 15th October 2019