Alexander and Sarah Hall

Conservation Assessment

Inscription:

Sacred
to
the memory of
Alexander Hall

a native of Sweden
who departed this life
May 7th A. D. 1834
aged 65 years

Also
Sarah
wife of Alexander Hall

who departed this life
December 1st 1841
aged 54 years 5 months
and 4 days.

Type of Marker: Headstone and footstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, loss, sugaring, vegetation
Comments: remove vegetation
Elements Missing or Compromised: missing top portion of marker
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, document

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 50
Historic Number: 459
Ledger Book Number: 82
Cemetery Section: 4
Marker Height/Length (in): 10
Marker Width (in): 15
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1.5
Footstone Height (in): 20
Footstone Width (in): 14
Footstone Thickness (in): 1

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.