Rebecca Karrick (1803-1805)

Conservation Assessment

Name(s): Rebecca Karrick (1803-1805) and Joseph Karrick (1766-1829)


Inscription:

In Memory of Rebecca Karrick
daughter of Joseph and Rebecca Karrick, who departed this life
January 7, 1805 aged 2 years and 10 months

Also

To the Memory of Joseph Karrick
who departed this life May 7, 1829 aged 63 years


Type of Marker: Table tomb w/ brick
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, sugaring
Comments: one level of brick
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, fill cracks

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Fair
Legible Inscription: Poor
Degree of Bioturbation: 1/4 sunken

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 5
Cemetery Section: 1
Historic Number: 5
Ledger Book Number(s): 5
Date of Marker (estimate): 1829
Marker Height (in): 48
Marker Width (in): 18
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 3

Written by Amy Grant

Amy Grant is a graphic designer and web developer. She is the founder of the Southwark Historical Society, a volunteer based group that studies the Southwark Historical District located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.