Ages of sheep as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year 1 Year Old and Above Under 1 Year Old
1869 179,746 Show data context 137,195 Show data context
1871 150,095 Show data context 103,819 Show data context
1877 167,889 Show data context 112,513 Show data context
1885 135,717 Show data context 94,266 Show data context
1891 144,214 Show data context 101,104 Show data context
Date: Source:
1869 - 1891 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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Date: Acknowledgments:
1871 David Allan Gatley (School of Social Sciences, University of Staffordshire). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.

 

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Between 1866 and 1891, the Agricultural Census simply divided sheep into two age groups.

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10208993/cube/AGCEN_SHEEP_1866

Date accessed: 04th April 2020