Project Details

Project Title: T Broome Funeral Director Registers
Project Description: To scan the registers of T Broome Funeral Directors and to create an index to the names of those whose funerals were oonducted by the company
Project manager: Geoff Haslam
Project Size (L/M/S): Medium
Project Status: Published
Project Started: 28 Apr 2017
Anticipated completion: 27 Jun 2018
Volunteer Requirement:

25 Feb 2019The final data from this project has now been loaded onto the miscellaneous database. The project is now completed.
16 Sep 2018All indexing has now been completed. Checking of indexes is in progress.
21 Jun 2018One 'odd' volume in non-standard format covering 1863-1875 now out for indexing using spare volunteers from LancashireBMD Manchester Births team
02 May 2018Books 6-12 have now been added to the online database. Books 13-19 are in process of indexing/checking.
19 Dec 2017Books 3, 4 and 5 added to the miscellaneous database.
14 Dec 2017Books 3, 4 and 5 have been received as complete and will be added to the member area in the near future. Indexing is currently in progress on books 9 and 10 and checking on books 6-8.
30 Oct 2017Scanning is now complete for all 20 volumes identified as part of the project.
25 Sep 2017Scanning is now complete for 14 books. Some re-scanning has been done where original quality was not as required.
01 Sep 2017Scanning now complete for nine books. Indexing completed for the first three books, all of which are now available in the Miscellaneous database in the member area. Indexing in progress on books four and five.
22 Jul 2017The second register volume with 2,000 entries covering 1896-1899 has been uploaded to the member area.
10 Jul 2017The first register volume with 2,066 entries covering 1892-1896 has been uploaded to the member area.
06 Jul 2017Nine volumes have now been scanned. Volume 1 has now been indexed and checked and released for publication in the member area.
19 Jun 2017Register Books 1-7 now scanned.
16 Apr 2017The first book of Broome's registers has been scanned. The remainder will be scanned over the next 3 months.

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