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Agriculture & Land Use

Agriculture & Land Use

How we use the land; crops and farm animals.

Preferred Name:
Unit Type:
Administrative County
Date created:
Date abolished:
Unit ID:
Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office)

Statistical only

This unit has been constructed for statistical reporting purposes only. It has no legal existence.


London and Middlesex were always two quite separate Administrative Counties, until they were both abolished in 1965 with the creation of the Greater London Council, but they were listed together in the Farm Census from the 1930s to the 1960s, and also by the Land Utilisation Survey of Great Britain.

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
ENGLAND Dep Country     Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office)

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

We know of no units which were contained within this unit.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Middlesex and London AdmC through time | Census tables with data for the Administrative County, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12799196

Date accessed: 20th June 2024