Unlocking the Chartist Trials

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An example of a crowd sourced project, part of the wider National Libraries Wales Cynefin/Place Names Wales project, which transcribed tithe maps and their apportionment documents. It used adapted open-source Scripto software to transcribe Victorian documents.

Transkribus

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For hand-written texts, this platform is run by the Digitisation and Digital Preservation group at University of Innsbruck in Austria, uses a mixture of traditional transcription and automation to analyse handwriting and layout.