Generalised Categories for Horses as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Horses used for Agriculture Other Horses
1920 28,860 Show data context 18,176 Show data context
1930 23,835 Show data context 7,184 Show data context
1931 23,295 Show data context 6,895 Show data context
1940 21,161 Show data context 7,252 Show data context
Date: Source:
1920 - 1940 Ministry of Agriculture, 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, Lancashire AdmC 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: 24th August 2019