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 99,546 Show data context 144,956 Show data context 160,240 Show data context
Rams and Ram Lambs to be used for service 2,890 Show data context 3,799 Show data context 4,395 Show data context
Other, One year and above 86,388 Show data context 66,596 Show data context 74,193 Show data context
Other, Under one year 99,913 Show data context 143,193 Show data context 154,040 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, Somerset 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/10073900/cube/AGCEN_SHEEP_1920

Date accessed: 18th September 2019