Types of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Sheep Categories for 1920-30 1920 1930 1931
Ewes kept for Breeding 51,165 Show data context 94,023 Show data context 109,549 Show data context
Rams and Ram Lambs to be used for service 1,235 Show data context 2,338 Show data context 3,007 Show data context
Other, One year and above 45,717 Show data context 19,243 Show data context 30,640 Show data context
Other, Under one year 65,694 Show data context 116,813 Show data context 136,421 Show data context
Date: Source:
1920 - 1931 Ministry of Agriculture, 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, Warwickshire AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Types of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10210379/cube/AGCEN_SHEEP_1920

Date accessed: 20th July 2019