Lavinia Sheed (1807-1873)

Conservation Assessment

Name(s): Lavinia Sheed (1807-1873)

In memory of
daughter of

George and Rebecca
Born March 20, 1807

Died July 28, 1873

Type of Marker: Headstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, sugaring
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, fill cracks

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 115
Historic Number: 370
Ledger Book Number: 156
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 42
Marker Width (in): 24
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 4.5

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.