Edwin Sheer

Conservation Assessment


Name(s):
Inscription:

Sacred to the memory of Edwin Sheer
who departed this life December 7th in the year of our Lord 1842 in the 27th year of his age.

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

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 230
Historic Number: 248
Ledger Book: Page 40, Number 274
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 37
Marker Width (in): 27
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1.5

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.