Progress update, 23 February to 1 March 2013

By Tim Causer, on 1 March 2013

Welcome to the progress update for the period 23 February to 1 March 2013, during which further superb progress has been made: 21,723 words (including TEI mark-up) have been transcribed this week.

5,146 manuscripts have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed, an increase of 50 on this time last week. Of these transcripts, 4,887 (94%) have been approved, which is up 53 on last week’s total.

The more detailed state of progress is as follows:

  • Box 2: 377 manuscripts transcribed of 753 (50%)
  • Box 27: 350 of 350 (100%)
  • Box 35: 278 of 439 (63%)
  • Box 50: 131 of 198 (65%)
  • Box 51: 354 of 940 (37%)
  • Box 62: 53 of 565 (9%)
  • Box 70: 257 of 350 (73%)
  • Box 71: 663 of 663 (100%)
  • Box 72: 607 of 664 (91%)
  • Box 73: 151 of 151 (100%)
  • Box 79: 198 of 199 (99%)
  • Box 95: 119 of 147 (80%)
  • Box 96: 526 of 539 (97%)
  • Box 97: 46 of 296 (15%)
  • Box 98: 207 of 499 (41%)
  • Box 100: 145 of 422 (32%)
  • Box107:  24 of 538 (4%)
  • Box 115: 274 of 307 (89%)
  • Box 116: 348 of 864 (40%)
  • Box 139: 38 of 38 (100%)
  • Overall: 57% of the 8,925 manuscripts currently uploaded to the website have been transcribed thus far.

Boxes 98 and 50 were the most heavily-transcribed during the last seven days.

Thank you, as always, to everyone who has given their time and effort to Transcribe Bentham during the last seven days. It is greatly appreciated by us all.