Transcription Conventions

The following is a useful guide to the conventions used by researchers and volunteers for Founders and Survivors

Transcription conventions

Susan Hood's Transcribing Tasmanian Convict Records also provides a valuable guide for transcribers. It is available for purchase through the Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority or Cascades Female Factory for $22 (AUD) plus postage.

Transcribing Tasmanian Convict Records
Transcribing Tasmanian Convict Records