Ann Keen

Conservation Assessment

Inscription:

Sacred to the memory of our beloved mother Ann Keen
who died August 1st A.D. 1823 in the 72nd year of her age the wife of Reynold who lies intered in the same grave with his father Peter Keen
This stone marks the spot where all that was mortal was deposited but in the hearts of those who knew her her virtues and worth are enshrined with affectionate remembrance.

Type of Marker: Ledger stone
Material: Marble
Comments: Previously raised onto concrete lentils
Recommended Treatment: consolidation, previously conserved by MC

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 150
Historic Number: 326
Ledger Book: Page 30, Number 195
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 71
Marker Width (in): 36
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 3

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.