Progress update, 6 to 12 April 2013

By Tim Causer, on 12 April 2013

Welcome to the progress update for the period 6 to 12 April, during which time superb progress has been made by TB volunteers: 19,423 words, including TEI mark-up, have been transcribed during the past seven days.

5,440 manuscripts have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed, which is an increase of 74 on last week’s total. Of these transcripts, 5,151 (94%) are now complete and have been locked, which is up by 60 on this time last week.

The more detailed state of progress is as follows:

  • Box 2: 400 manuscripts transcribed of 753 (52%)
  • Box 27: 350 of 350 (100%)
  • Box 35: 279 of 439 (63%)
  • Box 50: 135 of 198 (67%)
  • Box 51: 358 of 940 (38%)
  • Box 62: 53 of 565 (9%)
  • Box 70: 258 of 350 (73%)
  • Box 71: 663 of 663 (100%)
  • Box 72: 608 of 664 (91%)
  • Box 73: 151 of 151 (100%)
  • Box 79: 198 of 199 (99%)
  • Box 95: 120 of 147 (81%)
  • Box 96: 526 of 539 (97%)
  • Box 97: 54 of 296 (18%)
  • Box 98: 213 of 499 (42%)
  • Box 100: 148 of 422 (33%)
  • Box 107: 234 of 538 (43%)
  • Box 115: 275 of 307 (89%)
  • Box 116: 379 of 864 (43%)
  • Box 139: 38 of 38 (100%)
  • Overall: 60% of the 8,925 manuscripts currently uploaded to the website have been transcribed thus far.

We are, as ever, greatly appreciative of all of the work of TB‘s volunteer transcribers during the past seven days, and for their contributions to TB‘s ongoing success.