Types of pig as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Pig Categories for 1900-10 1900 1901 1910
Sows kept for Breeding 9,283 Show data context 8,994 Show data context 8,562 Show data context
Other Pigs 57,311 Show data context 53,561 Show data context 59,471 Show data context
Date: Source:
1900 - 1910 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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Between 1900 and 1910, the Agricultural Census distinguished breeding sows from all other pigs.

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

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Date accessed: 22nd October 2019