Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census for 1891 through 1901.

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1891-1901 1901
Wheat 7,086 Show data context
Barley or Bere 30,474 Show data context
Oats 48,890 Show data context
Rye 531 Show data context
Beans 550 Show data context
Peas 102 Show data context
Potatoes 12,146 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 33,654 Show data context
Mangold 81 Show data context
Cabbage, K-Rabi, & Rape 331 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 488 Show data context
Other Green Crops 81 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: For Hay 21,033 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: Not for Hay 66,186 Show data context
Flax 1 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context
Small Fruit 255 Show data context
Bare Fallow 84 Show data context
Date: Source:
1901 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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The Agricultural Census used this set of crops in its main tabulations by county between 1891 and 1901.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Angus ScoCnty through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census for 1891 through 1901., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10145958/cube/AGCEN_CROP_1891

Date accessed: 23rd May 2022