Types of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Agricultural Census Sheep Categories for 1920-30 1920 1930 1931
Ewes kept for Breeding 17,765 Show data context 36,221 Show data context 43,803 Show data context
Rams and Ram Lambs to be used for service 401 Show data context 872 Show data context 1,229 Show data context
Other, One year and above 13,506 Show data context 12,837 Show data context 15,766 Show data context
Other, Under one year 21,457 Show data context 41,183 Show data context 49,254 Show data context
Date: Source:
1920 - 1931 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Between 1920 and 1930, the Agricultural Census divided sheep into these four categories.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Cheshire AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Types of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10152938/cube/AGCEN_SHEEP_1920

Date accessed: 28th November 2021