William Wood Potter

Conservation Assessment

Inscription:

To my husband sacred to the memory of William Wood Potter who departed this life July 12th 1856 in the 54th year of his age.

Type of Marker: Headstone and footstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, loss, sugaring
Elements Missing or Compromised: Missing top portion of marker
Recommended Treatment: Document

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Fair
Material Integrity: Fair
Legible Inscription: No inscription

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 45
Historic Number: 462
Ledger Book: Page 14, Number 80
Cemetery Section: 4
Marker Height/Length (in): 12
Marker Width (in): 23
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1.5
Footstone Height (in): 1
Footstone Width (in): 12
Footstone Thickness (in): 1.5

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.