Sophia Fisler

Conservation Assessment


Sacred to the memory of
Miss Sophia Fisler
who departed this life
September 3rd 1816 aged 65 years
Regretted by numerous
Relatives and friends
Particularly N. Collin
Having lived with him.
And his wife, her sister,
Eleven years, and since
Her decease, been for
Nineteen, a prudent
Neat and trusty manager
Of his household.

Type of Marker: Headstone and footstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, delamination, sugaring
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, fill cracks

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 70
Historic Number: 439
Ledger Book: Page 18, Number 103
Cemetery Section: 4
Orientation: West
Marker Height/Length (in): 36
Marker Width (in): 22
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 2
Footstone Height (in): 18
Footstone Width (in): 17
Footstone Thickness (in): 2

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.