Andrew Bankson, Jr.

Conservation Assessment

Names (s): Andrew Bankson, Jr.
Inscription:

In Memory of And. Bankson jun.
who departed this life May 11th An. Dom. 1790 aged 12 years. Peace to his Mem……(5 lines obliterated)

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

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity:  Good
Legible Inscription: No inscription

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 204
Historic Number: 272
Ledger Book: Page 38, Number 257
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 12
Marker Width (in): 15
Marker Thickness/Depth (in): 2

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.