Samuel and Emma Church

Conservation Assessment


Name(s): Samuel Church and Emma Church
Inscription:

Samuel Church
and
Emma

his wife, both of
Philadelphia

Type of Marker: Footstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, sugaring, sunken
Comments: Footstone base buried below grade
Elements Missing or Compromised: Missing headstone
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/ biocide, consolidation, raising

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Good
Legible Inscription: No inscription present

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 374
Cemetery Section: 6
Ledger Book Number: 17
Orientation: West
Footstone Height (in): 21
Footstone Width (in): 14
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.