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 289 Show data context
Barley or Bere 12,883 Show data context
Oats 28,414 Show data context
Rye 1 Show data context
Beans 256 Show data context
Peas 10 Show data context
Potatoes 1,236 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 21,445 Show data context
Mangold 49 Show data context
Cabbage, K-Rabi, & Rape 809 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 238 Show data context
Other Green Crops 12 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: For Hay 8,795 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: Not for Hay 45,027 Show data context
Flax 0 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context
Small Fruit 44 Show data context
Bare Fallow 60 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, Roxburghshire 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.

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Date accessed: 08th August 2022