Elizabeth Barry (1784-1864)

Conservation Assessment

Name(s): Elizabeth Barry (1784-1864)
Inscription:

Sacred to the memory of
Elizabeth Barry
Born June 28, 1784

Died March 21, 1864
“Jesus protect her.”

Type of Marker: Headstone and footstone
Date of Marker (estimate): 1864
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, sugaring, sunken
Comments: Headstone base and footstone base are both buried, no footstone present
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, raising

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 91
Historic Number: 408
Cemetery Section: 4
Ledger Book: Page 19, Number 113
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 33.5
Marker Width (in): 22
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 6

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.