Elizabeth Williams

Conservation Assessment

Inscription:

In memory of Elizabeth wife of David Williams
who departed this life Septr 15th 1798, aged 55 years & 11 months.
Ye angels watch this sleeping dust

Till Jesus comes to raise the just
May they awake with sweet surprise
And in our Savious Image rise.

Type of Marker: Headstone and footstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, sugaring
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Fair
Legible Inscription: No inscription
Degree of Bioturbation: 1/4 sunken

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 193
Historic Number: 303
Ledger Book: Page 36, Number 235
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 23
Marker Width (in): 16.5
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1.5
Footstone Height (in): 7.5
Footstone Width (in): 12.5
Footstone Thickness (in): 1

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.