Progress update, 20 to 26 April 2013

By Tim Causer, on 26 April 2013

Welcome along to the progress update for the period 20 to 26 April 2013, during which time further steady progress has been made by TB volunteers: 8,556 words have been transcribed during the past seven days (including TEI XML).

5,524 manuscripts have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed, which is an increase of 28 on last week’s total. Of these transcripts, 5,238 are now complete and locked, up by 25 on this time last week.

The more detailed state of progress is as follows

  • Box 2: 402 manuscripts transcribed of 753 (53%)
  • Box 27: 350 of 350 (100%)
  • Box 35: 280 of 439 (63%)
  • Box 50: 135 of 198 (67%)
  • Box 51: 358 of 940 (38%)
  • Box 62: 53 of 565 (9%)
  • Box 70: 259 of 350 (74%)
  • 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: 149 of 422 (33%)
  • Box 107: 299 of 538 (55%)
  • Box 115: 275 of 307 (89%)
  • Box 116: 393 of 864 (45%)
  • Box 139: 38 of 38 (100%)
  • Overall: 61% of the 8,925 manuscripts currently uploaded to the website have been transcribed thus far.

We are, as always, extremely grateful to everyone who has contributed to Transcribe Bentham during the last week. It is greatly appreciated by us all.