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 interred 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 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.