Peter Yocum

Conservation Assessment

Inscription:

In memory of Peter Yocum
Born Febryary 18, 1806 Died October 1, 1873

Type of Marker: Headstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, broken/fragmented, loss, sugaring, sunken
Comments: Top half is broken off and resting against the stone
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, excavation, fill cracks, pinning and gluing, raising

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Fair
Material Integrity: Fair
Legible Inscription: No inscription
Degree of Bioturbation:  1/4 sunken

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 180
Historic Number: 287
Ledger Book: Page 34, Number 219
Cemetery Section: 5
Marker Height/Length (in): 4
Marker Width (in): 19
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1

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.