Jacett Publications Blog

Shildon Railway Proofreading Project

I have just completed a new railway proofreading project, this one for Pen & Sword Books, and which is a history of the development of the town of New Shildon, alongside the building of the Stockton and Darlington Railway, the world’s first public railway operated by steam locomotives. Happy to look at other projects.

Southwold Railway proofread

Another proofreading project has just left my desk, the subject being the narrow gauge Southwold Railway line that was in situ from 1879 to 1929 and ran from Halesworth to Southwold, in Suffolk. The manuscript in question (which I did on behalf of Pen & Sword Books) also outlines the beginnings of what will hopefully […]

Proofreading Work Update

Since my previous post, I have been kept very busy with a further three proofreading projects, with the usual mixture of subjects. The first of these was for Crecy Publishing Limited and covered the subject of road vehicles used by the former Great Western Railway, the vehicles covered ranging from horse-drawn versions to those powered […]

Completion of new railway proofreading project.

I have just completed a new proofreading project for Pen & Sword, this one being the autobiography of a diesel locomotive ‘second man’ at Kings Cross during the 1960s. Happy to look at other similar projects.

Gloucester Locomotive Sheds

I have just completed a new proofreading project for Pen & Sword Books, this one being a railway manuscript on the subject of Gloucester locomotive sheds during the early 1960s. Happy to look at other such projects.

A mixture of proofreading projects

Since my last post, I have been fully engaged on a series of proofreading projects, covering a wide miscellany of subjects. I undertook a paper-based project for Troubador Publishing, this covering the subject of Second World War Military Commanders, from both the Allied and Axis sides. I have also done a series of projects for […]

Pageant of British Steam

I have just finished a new proofreading project for Pen & Sword Books, this one being entitled ‘A Pageant of British Steam’. This manuscript is a short history of the domestic steam railway and a look at the rise of the UK heritage railway scene. Happy to look at other such projects.

Another proofreading project with a difference

I have just completed a further proofread for Pen & Sword Books, this one being about understanding and managing migraines. Happy to look at other proofreading projects.

New proofreading project with a different theme.

Just completed another proofread for Pen & Sword, this one an oral history of working at The Royal London Hospital. Happy to look at other such projects.

Regional Tramways Proofread

I have just completed a new proofreading project for Pen & Sword Books, this one being about Tramways in the Midlands and Southern England. Happy to look at other such projects.