Difference between revisions of "Talk:World Archives Project: Dorset Crew Lists 1863-1913"

From Ancestry.com Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 2: Line 2:
 
Not keying ship masters - does that mean 'Shipping Master' or Master - the latter presumably usually the first person on each crew listing? I presume the first of those as I can't see the point of not keying the crew's Master.
 
Not keying ship masters - does that mean 'Shipping Master' or Master - the latter presumably usually the first person on each crew listing? I presume the first of those as I can't see the point of not keying the crew's Master.
  
A: We are not keying the Ship Master from the header of the record.  
+
A: We are not keying the Ship Master from the header of the record - we are keying their name if listed along with the crew.
  
 
[[File:Mastersname.png|thumb|left]]
 
[[File:Mastersname.png|thumb|left]]

Revision as of 14:23, 27 July 2011

Q: Query on Crew lists Not keying ship masters - does that mean 'Shipping Master' or Master - the latter presumably usually the first person on each crew listing? I presume the first of those as I can't see the point of not keying the crew's Master.

A: We are not keying the Ship Master from the header of the record - we are keying their name if listed along with the crew.

Mastersname.png