Capt. Thomas Whitney Sheer

Conservation Assessment

Name(s): Capt. Thos. Whitney Sheer (1828-1896)

Type of Marker: Headstone on base
Material: Granite
Issues: Biogrowth, soiling, vegetation
Comments: Remove plant
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/ biocide

Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Excellent
Material Integrity: Excellent
Legible Inscription: Excellent

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 233
Historic Number: 251
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 18.5
Marker Width (in): 24
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 14

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.