Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census in 1869.

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories for 1869 1869
Wheat 135,562 Show data context
Barley or Bere 157,582 Show data context
Oats 252,970 Show data context
Rye 2,610 Show data context
Beans 3,944 Show data context
Peas 3,160 Show data context
Potatoes 49,107 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 67,098 Show data context
Mangold 4,528 Show data context
Carrots 324 Show data context
Cabbage, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 795 Show data context
Vetches, Lucerne and other Green Crops 5,600 Show data context
Flax 134 Show data context
Hops 6 Show data context
Bare Fallow 58,786 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Grasses under Rotation 260,899 Show data context
Date: Source:
1869 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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Date: Acknowledgments:
1869 Robert Schwartz (Department of History, Mount Holyoke College). 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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The Agricultural Census used this set of crops in its main tabulation by county for 1869.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Wales Dep through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census in 1869., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10001055/cube/AGCEN_CROP_1869

Date accessed: 20th June 2019