Categories of Cattle as reported by the Agricultural Census.

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Year Cows and Heifers in Milk or in Calf Other, 2 years and above Other, under 2 years
1870 8,871 Show data context 8,110 Show data context 9,434 Show data context
1871 9,350 Show data context 8,879 Show data context 11,005 Show data context
1877 9,736 Show data context 9,219 Show data context 10,073 Show data context
1884 10,550 Show data context 8,835 Show data context 11,843 Show data context
1885 10,956 Show data context 8,734 Show data context 11,585 Show data context
Date: Source:
1870 - 1885 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Between 1866 and 1891 the Agricultural Census divided cattle into these three categories. In 1866, the first category was listed simply as 'Cows'.

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Date accessed: 05th June 2020