Isabella Louderback

Conservation Assessment

Our Mother
Sacred to the memory
of
Isabella Louderback
who departed this life
January 31, 1866
aged 64 years
Loved by all who knew her.

Type of Marker: Headstone
Date of Marker (estimate): 1866
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, sugaring, sunken
Comments: Possibly a buried base, indeterminate with probe
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/ biocide, consolidation, excavation, fill cracks/blisters, pinning and gluing, raising, removing old pins

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Good
Legible Inscription: Fair
Degree of Bioturbation: 1/4 sunken

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 326
Historic Number: 108
Ledger Book Number: 376
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 31
Marker Width (in): 23
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 4.5

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.