Progress Update, 26 March to 1 April 2016

By Louise Seaward, on 1 April 2016

Hello and welcome to the latest update from Transcribe Bentham.  We are happy to report that transcription has continued steadily over the Easter break.

15,713 manuscript pages have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed, which is an increase of 35 on last week’s total.  Of these transcripts, 14,832 (94%) have been checked and approved by TB staff.

We want to thank everyone who has contributed to Transcribe Bentham this week!

The more detailed progress chart is as follows:

Box No. of manuscripts worked on No. of manuscripts in box Completion
Box 1 383 795 48%
Box 2 480 753 63%
Box 4 10 694 1%
Box 5 200 290 68%
Box 7 4 169 2%
Box 8 6 284 2%
Box 9 46 266 17%
Box 10 1 459 1%
Box 11 9 480 1%
Box 15 80 814 9%
Box 18 4 193 2%
Box 27 350 350 COMPLETE
Box 29 22 122 18%
Box 30 4 193 2%
Box 31 19 302 6%
Box 34 40 399 10%
Box 35 287 439 65%
Box 36 36 419 8%
Box 37 34 487 6%
Box 38 167 427 39%
Box 39 12 284 4%
Box 41 87 572 15%
Box 42 92 910 10%
Box 44 53 202 26%
Box 50 172 198 86%
Box 51 386 940 41%
Box 57 19 420 4%
Box 62 78 565 13%
Box 63 155 345 44%
Box 70 306 350 87%
Box 71 663 663 COMPLETE
Box 72 614 664 92%
Box 73 151 151 COMPLETE
Box 79 199 199 COMPLETE
Box 87 0 604 0%
Box 95 126 147 85%
Box 96 534 539 99%
Box 97 141 296 47%
Box 98 224 499 44%
Box 100 196 442 44%
Box 106 233 581 40%
Box 107 503 538 93%
Box 110 9 671 1%
Box 115 277 307 90%
Box 116 784 865 90%
Box 117 426 853 49%
Box 118 257 880 29%
Box 119 537 990 54%
Box 120 113 686 16%
Box 121 146 526 27%
Box 122 306 728 42%
Box 123 43 443 9%
Box 124 16 383 4%
Box 139 40 40 COMPLETE
Box 141 86 381 22%
Box 149 46 581 7%
Box 150 972 972 COMPLETE
Box 169 195 728 26%
Add MS 35537 730 744 98%
Add MS 35538 819 858 95%
Add MS 35539 882 948 93%
Add MS 35540 948 1012 93%
Add MS 35541 919 1258 73%
Add MS 35547 31 701 4%
Add MS 35549 3 366 1%
Add MS 35550  2 637 1%
Overall 15,713 35,002 44%

Progress Update, 19 to 25 March 2016

By Louise Seaward, on 25 March 2016

Hello all.  Before the Easter Bunny arrives, we’re here to give you an update on the latest project stats.  Transcription is moving on nicely thanks to the hard work of our volunteers.  Thanks again to everyone who has contributed to Transcribe Bentham this week.

UCL is now closed for Easter until Thursday 31 March.  The Transcription Desk remains open for volunteers but there will be a delay in the checking of transcripts over the break.  Transcribe Bentham wishes you all a Happy Easter!

15,678 manuscript pages have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed, which is an increase of 44 on last week’s total.  Of these transcripts, 14,760 (94%) have been checked and approved by TB staff.

The more detailed progress chart is as follows:

Box No. of manuscripts worked on No. of manuscripts in box Completion
Box 1 383 795 48%
Box 2 479 753 63%
Box 4 10 694 1%
Box 5 200 290 68%
Box 7 4 169 2%
Box 8 6 284 2%
Box 9 46 266 17%
Box 10 1 459 1%
Box 11 9 480 1%
Box 15 80 814 9%
Box 18 4 193 2%
Box 27 350 350 COMPLETE
Box 29 22 122 18%
Box 30 4 193 2%
Box 31 19 302 6%
Box 34 40 399 10%
Box 35 287 439 65%
Box 36 36 419 8%
Box 37 33 487 6%
Box 38 167 427 39%
Box 39 12 284 4%
Box 41 87 572 15%
Box 42 92 910 10%
Box 44 53 202 26%
Box 50 172 198 86%
Box 51 386 940 41%
Box 57 19 420 4%
Box 62 78 565 13%
Box 63 155 345 44%
Box 70 306 350 87%
Box 71 663 663 COMPLETE
Box 72 614 664 92%
Box 73 151 151 COMPLETE
Box 79 199 199 COMPLETE
Box 87 0 604 0%
Box 95 126 147 85%
Box 96 534 539 99%
Box 97 141 296 47%
Box 98 224 499 44%
Box 100 196 442 44%
Box 106 233 581 40%
Box 107 503 538 93%
Box 110 9 671 1%
Box 115 277 307 90%
Box 116 784 865 90%
Box 117 418 853 49%
Box 118 257 880 29%
Box 119 537 990 54%
Box 120 99 686 14%
Box 121 145 526 27%
Box 122 306 728 42%
Box 123 43 443 9%
Box 124 16 383 4%
Box 139 40 40 COMPLETE
Box 141 86 381 22%
Box 149 46 581 7%
Box 150 972 972 COMPLETE
Box 169 195 728 26%
Add MS 35537 730 744 98%
Add MS 35538 819 858 95%
Add MS 35539 882 948 93%
Add MS 35540 948 1012 93%
Add MS 35541 909 1258 72%
Add MS 35547 31 701 4%
Add MS 35549 3 366 1%
Add MS 35550  2 637 1%
Overall 15,678 35,002 44%

Progress Update, 12 to 18 March 2016

By Louise Seaward, on 18 March 2016

Hello everyone.   We’re here again with the latest statistics to have been churned out by the Benthamometer.  Transcription continues to move forwards at a steady pace and we want to take this opportunity to say thanks to all our volunteer transcribers for their efforts.

15,634 manuscript pages have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed, which is an increase of 45 on last week’s total.  Of these transcripts, 14,673 (93%) have been checked and approved by TB staff.

The more detailed progress chart is as follows:

Box No. of manuscripts worked on No. of manuscripts in box Completion
Box 1 383 795 48%
Box 2 479 753 63%
Box 4 10 694 1%
Box 5 200 290 68%
Box 7 4 169 2%
Box 8 6 284 2%
Box 9 46 266 17%
Box 10 1 459 1%
Box 11 9 480 1%
Box 15 80 814 9%
Box 18 4 193 2%
Box 27 350 350 COMPLETE
Box 29 22 122 18%
Box 30 4 193 2%
Box 31 19 302 6%
Box 34 40 399 10%
Box 35 287 439 65%
Box 36 36 419 8%
Box 37 33 487 6%
Box 38 167 427 39%
Box 39 12 284 4%
Box 41 87 572 15%
Box 42 92 910 10%
Box 44 53 202 26%
Box 50 172 198 86%
Box 51 386 940 41%
Box 57 18 420 4%
Box 62 78 565 13%
Box 63 155 345 44%
Box 70 306 350 87%
Box 71 663 663 COMPLETE
Box 72 614 664 92%
Box 73 151 151 COMPLETE
Box 79 199 199 COMPLETE
Box 87 0 604 0%
Box 95 126 147 85%
Box 96 534 539 99%
Box 97 141 296 47%
Box 98 224 499 44%
Box 100 196 442 44%
Box 106 233 581 40%
Box 107 503 538 93%
Box 110 9 671 1%
Box 115 277 307 90%
Box 116 782 865 90%
Box 117 410 853 48%
Box 118 257 880 29%
Box 119 537 990 54%
Box 120 79 686 8%
Box 121 145 526 27%
Box 122 306 728 42%
Box 123 43 443 9%
Box 124 16 383 4%
Box 139 40 40 COMPLETE
Box 141 86 381 22%
Box 149 46 581 7%
Box 150 972 972 COMPLETE
Box 169 195 728 26%
Add MS 35537 730 744 98%
Add MS 35538 819 858 95%
Add MS 35539 882 948 93%
Add MS 35540 948 1012 93%
Add MS 35541 896 1258 71%
Add MS 35547 31 701 4%
Add MS 35549 3 366 1%
Add MS 35550  2 637 1%
Overall 15,634 35,002 44%

Progress Update, 5 to 11 March 2016

By Louise Seaward, on 11 March 2016

Hello and welcome to another update from Transcribe Bentham.  We are happy to report that our volunteer transcribers are continuing to work hard and, as always we owe them a huge thanks.

15,589 manuscript pages have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed, which is an increase of 85 on last week’s total.  Of these transcripts, 14,585 (93%) have been checked and approved by TB staff.

The more detailed progress chart is as follows:

Box No. of manuscripts worked on No. of manuscripts in box Completion
Box 1 383 795 48%
Box 2 478 753 63%
Box 4 10 694 1%
Box 5 200 290 68%
Box 7 4 169 2%
Box 8 6 284 2%
Box 9 46 266 17%
Box 10 1 459 1%
Box 11 9 480 1%
Box 15 80 814 9%
Box 18 4 193 2%
Box 27 350 350 COMPLETE
Box 29 22 122 18%
Box 30 4 193 2%
Box 31 19 302 6%
Box 34 40 399 10%
Box 35 287 439 65%
Box 36 36 419 8%
Box 37 33 487 6%
Box 38 167 427 39%
Box 39 12 284 4%
Box 41 87 572 15%
Box 42 91 910 10%
Box 44 53 202 26%
Box 50 172 198 86%
Box 51 386 940 41%
Box 57 18 420 4%
Box 62 78 565 13%
Box 63 155 345 44%
Box 70 306 350 87%
Box 71 663 663 COMPLETE
Box 72 614 664 92%
Box 73 151 151 COMPLETE
Box 79 199 199 COMPLETE
Box 87 0 604 0%
Box 95 126 147 85%
Box 96 534 539 99%
Box 97 141 296 47%
Box 98 224 499 44%
Box 100 196 442 44%
Box 106 233 581 40%
Box 107 503 538 93%
Box 110 9 671 1%
Box 115 277 307 90%
Box 116 782 865 90%
Box 117 405 853 47%
Box 118 257 880 29%
Box 119 537 990 54%
Box 120 61 686 8%
Box 121 145 526 27%
Box 122 306 728 42%
Box 123 43 443 9%
Box 124 16 383 4%
Box 139 40 40 COMPLETE
Box 141 86 381 22%
Box 149 45 581 7%
Box 150 972 972 COMPLETE
Box 169 195 728 26%
Add MS 35537 730 744 98%
Add MS 35538 819 858 95%
Add MS 35539 882 948 93%
Add MS 35540 948 1012 93%
Add MS 35541 877 1258 69%
Add MS 35547 31 701 4%
Add MS 35549 3 366 1%
Add MS 35550  2 637 1%
Overall 15,589 35,002 44%

Progress Update, 27 February to 4 March 2016

By Louise Seaward, on 4 March 2016

Friday’s here and it’s time for the latest stats from Transcribe Bentham.  Our volunteers have been working hard and we are, as ever, very grateful for their efforts.

15,504 manuscript pages have now been transcribed or partially-transcribed, which is an increase of 72 on last week’s total.  Of these transcripts, 14,518 (93%) have been checked and approved by TB staff.

The more detailed progress chart is as follows:

Box No. of manuscripts worked on No. of manuscripts in box Completion
Box 1 383 795 48%
Box 2 478 753 63%
Box 4 10 694 1%
Box 5 200 290 68%
Box 7 4 169 2%
Box 8 6 284 2%
Box 9 46 266 17%
Box 10 0 459 0%
Box 11 9 480 1%
Box 15 80 814 9%
Box 18 4 193 2%
Box 27 350 350 COMPLETE
Box 29 22 122 18%
Box 30 4 193 2%
Box 31 19 302 6%
Box 34 40 399 10%
Box 35 286 439 65%
Box 36 36 419 8%
Box 37 33 487 6%
Box 38 167 427 39%
Box 39 12 284 4%
Box 41 87 572 15%
Box 42 91 910 10%
Box 44 53 202 26%
Box 50 172 198 86%
Box 51 386 940 41%
Box 57 18 420 4%
Box 62 78 565 13%
Box 63 155 345 44%
Box 70 306 350 87%
Box 71 663 663 COMPLETE
Box 72 614 664 92%
Box 73 151 151 COMPLETE
Box 79 199 199 COMPLETE
Box 87 0 604 0%
Box 95 126 147 85%
Box 96 534 539 99%
Box 97 141 296 47%
Box 98 224 499 44%
Box 100 196 442 44%
Box 106 233 581 40%
Box 107 503 538 93%
Box 110 9 671 1%
Box 115 277 307 90%
Box 116 782 865 90%
Box 117 384 853 45%
Box 118 257 880 29%
Box 119 537 990 54%
Box 120 43 686 6%
Box 121 145 526 27%
Box 122 306 728 42%
Box 123 43 443 9%
Box 124 16 383 4%
Box 139 40 40 COMPLETE
Box 141 85 381 22%
Box 149 45 581 7%
Box 150 972 972 COMPLETE
Box 169 195 728 26%
Add MS 35537 730 744 98%
Add MS 35538 819 858 95%
Add MS 35539 882 948 93%
Add MS 35540 948 1012 93%
Add MS 35541 836 1258 66%
Add MS 35547 30 701 4%
Add MS 35549 2 366 1%
Add MS 35550  2 637 1%
Overall 15,504 35,002 44%