Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.


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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1871 10,780 Show data context 2,160 Show data context
1877 10,927 Show data context 3,446 Show data context
1885 10,858 Show data context 3,117 Show data context
1891 11,364 Show data context 3,765 Show data context
1900 11,416 Show data context 3,607 Show data context
1901 11,269 Show data context 3,415 Show data context
1910 11,866 Show data context 3,200 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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Date accessed: 04th July 2020