Joseph Justus

Conservation Assessment

Name(s): Joseph T. Justus
Inscription:

Joseph T. Justus
Died 1868

Type of Marker: Bedstead
Date of Marker (estimate): 1868
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, loss, sugaring, sunken
Comments: rails present, but missing footstone
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, excavation, pinning and gluing, raising, removing old pins, repointing

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 294
Historic Number: 141
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 26
Marker Width (in): 15
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 10

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.