Susannah Smith

Conservation Assessment

Inscription:

To our Mother
in
Memory of
Susannah
wife of John Smith
who departed this life
January 12, 1867
aged 68 years

When in this yard my grave you see
My dearest children weep not for me
My time has come and blessed is he
That called me to Eternity

Type of Marker: Headstone on base
Material: Marble
Issues: Blistering, flaking, sugaring
Recommended Treatment: Consolidation, fill cracks

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 44
Historic Number: 463
Ledger Book Number: 78
Cemetery Section: 4
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 38
Marker Width (in): 22
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 4
Base Length (in): 4
Base Width (in): 26
Base Thickness (in): 9

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.