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 514 Show data context 535 Show data context
Barley or Bere 7,102 Show data context 5,394 Show data context
Oats 13,190 Show data context 10,578 Show data context
Rye 49 Show data context 128 Show data context
Beans 25 Show data context 11 Show data context
Peas 67 Show data context 46 Show data context
Potatoes 6,100 Show data context 4,187 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 3,201 Show data context 2,824 Show data context
Mangold 933 Show data context 671 Show data context
Cabbage, K-Rabi, & Rape 19 Show data context 75 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 45 Show data context 34 Show data context
Other Green Crops 151 Show data context 85 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: For Hay 14,395 Show data context 19,234 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: Not for Hay 9,250 Show data context 19,795 Show data context
Flax 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Small Fruit 56 Show data context 80 Show data context
Bare Fallow 88 Show data context 329 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, Caernarvonshire 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/10134651/cube/AGCEN_CROP_1891

Date accessed: 14th November 2019