George and Ann Mitchell

Conservation Assessment


In Memory of George Mitchell
Born December 12th 1752 Died June 14th 1821

Also of
Ann his wife
Born April 28th 1760 Died March 20th 1847

Type of Marker: Headstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, broken/fragmented, sugaring
Comments: Top is broken in half
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, excavation, fill cracks, pinning and gluing, resetting

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 71
Historic Number: 437
Ledger Book: Page 18, Number 104
Cemetery Section: 4
Marker Height/Length (in): 42
Marker Width (in): 24
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 2
Axis Tilt Lean Direction: Back
Lean Degree: 5-15 degrees

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.