Talk:World Archives Project: Clergy List 1897
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Q: I am keying the list of clergy. For some clergy it lists many places were they have served. I presume I am correct in thinking that one should key in the last or current place. I have tried copying an example with no success. Pclesle
- A: Yes, the instructions now say "For images that have headers, key the residence location from the header. For images that do not have headers, key from the most recent residence place." --Katerimmer 07:03, 24 May 2013 (UTC)
Q: regarding "'place' R S O"
1. What does R S O mean? 2. Do we key it? The place names I've seen before the "R.S.O." I know are actual town names. I am assuming we do key the town name, I am just not sure about the R.S.O.
- A: RSO = Railway Sub Office and so the initials RSO should not be keyed. --Katerimmer 21:48, 28 May 2013 (UTC)
Q: There are also some places that are "St ....". I don't know whether I should key them because there are parishes that are St names but some of the "St ..." could just be the actual church buildings.
Q: Regarding HMS assignments: I assume we do not key ships so I have been keying the most recent location before the ship assignment. Is that correct?
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I don't know if my previous suggestion was seen, but all the names on keying example 8 are place names (parishes) with I presume V standing for Vicar and R for Rector. I recognise many of them from living in and visiting that area. I hope this helps. Pclesle