Jeremiah Clark

Conservation Assessment

In
Memory of
Jeremiah Clark
son of John and Jane Clark
who departed this life
on the 6th day of July
in the year of our Lord 1789
in the 12th year
of his age.
Farewell vain world I’ve had enough of thee
And now am careless what then sayest of me
Thy smiles I covert not nor thy frowns I fear
Let me alone my head lies quiet here
Whatever faults thou saw in me take care to shun
Look but at home enough there’s to be done

Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, loss, sugaring
Elements Missing or Compromised: Missing top of portion of marker
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/ biocide, consolidation, document, fill cracks/blisters

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 289
Plot Number: 564
Historic Number: 165
Ledger Book Number: 328
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 16
Marker Width (in): 19
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1.5