Douglass, Lingo and Rowan Family

Conservation Assessment


Name(s):

  • John Douglass, Jr.
  • Levi Lingo (1797-1859)
  • James C. Rowan, Sr. (1902-1976)
  • Bertha K. Rowan (1907-1974)
  • Dr. John Anderson Rowan (1837-1897)
  • Susanna D. Rowan (1837-1924)
  • John A. Rowan (1875-1947)
  • Lillie R. Rowan (1877-1961)

Inscription:

Type of Marker: Lawn crypt
Date of Marker (estimate): Possibly early 20th century
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, delamination, sugaring
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, fill cracks

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 96
Historic Number: 385
Ledger Book Number: 131
Cemetery Section: 4
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 96
Marker Width (in): 48
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 8

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.