Categories of Cattle as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Cows and Heifers in Milk or in Calf Other, 2 years and above Other, under 2 years
1870 4,441 Show data context 5,025 Show data context 6,950 Show data context
1871 4,449 Show data context 5,413 Show data context 6,977 Show data context
1877 4,539 Show data context 5,310 Show data context 6,076 Show data context
1884 5,154 Show data context 4,529 Show data context 8,148 Show data context
1885 5,373 Show data context 4,963 Show data context 8,343 Show data context
Date: Source:
1870 - 1885 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Between 1866 and 1891 the Agricultural Census divided cattle into these three categories. In 1866, the first category was listed simply as 'Cows'.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Roxburghshire ScoCnty through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Categories of Cattle as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 08th August 2022