Sarah and Peter Fox

Conservation Assessment


In Memory of Sarah Fox
who departed this life September 6th 1853 In the 65th year of her age. Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord.
Even so saith the spirit;
For they rest rom their labors.

Peter Fox
Died April 26, 1859 In the 72 year of his age.

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

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 286
Historic Number: 168
Ledger Book: Page 49, Number 331
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 33
Marker Width (in): 22
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1.5
Footstone Height (in): 12
Footstone Width (in): 17.5
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.