Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census for 1891 through 1901.

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1891-1901 1891 1901
Wheat 6,437 Show data context 4,635 Show data context
Barley or Bere 9,483 Show data context 7,431 Show data context
Oats 12,032 Show data context 10,835 Show data context
Rye 29 Show data context 55 Show data context
Beans 90 Show data context 71 Show data context
Peas 41 Show data context 57 Show data context
Potatoes 2,190 Show data context 1,905 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 8,810 Show data context 7,260 Show data context
Mangold 1,348 Show data context 1,323 Show data context
Cabbage, K-Rabi, & Rape 227 Show data context 261 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 509 Show data context 478 Show data context
Other Green Crops 452 Show data context 360 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: For Hay 15,116 Show data context 16,347 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: Not for Hay 6,320 Show data context 9,368 Show data context
Flax 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Small Fruit 117 Show data context 108 Show data context
Bare Fallow 1,112 Show data context 1,195 Show data context
Date: Source:
1891 - 1901 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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Date: Acknowledgments:
1901 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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The Agricultural Census used this set of crops in its main tabulations by county between 1891 and 1901.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Glamorgan AncC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census for 1891 through 1901., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10088604/cube/AGCEN_CROP_1891

Date accessed: 13th November 2019