Acreages of farms by type of tenure.

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Agricultural Census Tenure-type Categories for 1891 1891 1901
Acreage of Land RENTED & Occupied 794,861 Show data context 800,160 Show data context
Acreage of Land OWNED & Occupied 69,894 Show data context 66,829 Show data context
Date: Source:
1891 - 1901 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,


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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 Agricultual Census for 1891 reported the total acreages rented and owned. NB a given farmer might well have used land both rented and owned.

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Date accessed: 22nd July 2024