George and Rebecca Sheed

Conservation Assessment

Names: George and Rebecca Sheed

In Memory of
George Sheed
who departed this life
July 6th 1830
in th 84th year of his age


Rebecca Sheed
wife of the above
who departed this life
August 25th 1837
in the 73rd year of her age

Type of Marker: Footstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, sugaring
Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation, fill cracks, resetting

Axis Tilt Lean Direction: Front
Axis Tilt Lean Degree: 0-5 deg.

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 18
Historic Number: 382
Ledger Book: Page 10, Number 57
Cemetery Section: 2
Footstone Length (in): 13
Footstone Width (in): 12
Footstone Thickness (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.