Capt. Peter Jeffery

Conservation Assessment

memory of
Capt. Peter Jeffery
who departed this life
April 20th 1811
aged 47 years.

In thee we lost a friend sincere
A loving husband, father dear
Securely rest thy sleeping dust
Till the last trump awake the just
Then may we join and sweetly sing
Hosanah to our heavenly King

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

Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Good
Legible Inscription: Poor

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 266
Historic Number: 205
Ledger Book Number: 310
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 38
Marker Width (in): 22
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.