Mary Mashman

Conservation Assessment

Inscription:

Sacred
to the memory of
Mary wife of James Mashman
who departed this life
December 17th 1852
aged 23 years.

Also
William W
son of James and Mary Mashman
who departed this life
January 16th 1853
aged 22 months.

Type of Marker: Headstone and Footstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, sugaring, vegetation
Comments: remove or cut stump in front of headstone
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/biocide, consolidation

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 131
Historic Number: 353
Ledger Book Number: 167
Cemetery Section: 5
Marker Height/Length (in): 41
Marker Width (in): 22
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 1.5
Footstone Height (in): 2
Footstone Width (in): 10
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.