Richard Baker (1772-1835)

Conservation Assessment

Name(s): Richard Baker (1772-1835)
Inscription:

In
memory of

Richard Baker
who died May 24th 1835

aged 63 years
a native of Dublin Ireland

Type of Marker: Headstone
Date of Marker (estimate): Early 19th century
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, sugaring
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, fill cracks/blisters

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Good
Legible Inscription: Poor

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 418
Historic Number: 486
Ledger Book Number: 147
Cemetery Section: 8
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 22
Marker Width (in): 20
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1

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.