Cattle at Buildwas Abbey, Shropshire
- Object Name: Oil Painting
- Description: Cattle at Buildwas Abbey, Shropshire 1841.
- Description: This picture probably shows Thomas Jones, tenant farmer at Buildwas, showing his improved Herefords to his landlord, Walter Moseley. A direct result of the enclosure of agricultural land in the 18th and early 19th centuries was an increase in selective breeding to improve livestock.
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