Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1870 3,664 Show data context 757 Show data context
1871 3,656 Show data context 738 Show data context
1877 3,781 Show data context 805 Show data context
1884 3,697 Show data context 723 Show data context
1885 3,694 Show data context 702 Show data context
1901 3,692 Show data context 458 Show data context
1931 2,680 Show data context 931 Show data context
Date: Source:
1870 - 1901 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,
1931 Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland, Scottish 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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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Roxburghshire ScoCnty through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 08th August 2022