Martha Mason

Conservation Assessment

Name(s):
Inscription:

Sacred to the memory of Martha M.
Wife of James J. Mason who departed this life January 31st 1855 in the 42nd year of her age.

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

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 220
Historic Number: 234
Ledger Book: Page 39, Number 263
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 37
Marker Width (in): 25.5
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1.5
Footstone Height (in): 9
Footstone Width (in): 13.5
Footstone Thickness (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.