Ages of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year 1 Year Old and Above Under 1 Year Old
1869 295,672 Show data context 192,917 Show data context
1871 267,751 Show data context 170,489 Show data context
1877 295,772 Show data context 193,949 Show data context
1885 250,699 Show data context 187,965 Show data context
1891 295,967 Show data context 218,507 Show data context
Date: Source:
1869 - 1891 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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Date: Acknowledgments:
1871 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 1866 and 1891, the Agricultural Census simply divided sheep into two age groups.

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10210367/cube/AGCEN_SHEEP_1866

Date accessed: 16th September 2019