Sarah Fox

Names (s):
Inscription:

In Memory of Sarah Fox
who departed this life January 19th 1837. in the 20th year of her age. Fair and blooming yesterday,

Now a loathsome corpse I lie:
See how beauty fades away,
Oh prepare prepare to die.

Type of Marker: Headstone
Material: Marble
Issues: Biogrowth, blistering, sugaring, sunken, vegetation
Comments: Need to remove tree roots
Recommended Treatment: Cleaning w/ biocide, excavation, fill cracks/blisters

Evaluation
Historic Integrity: Intact
Structural Integrity: Good
Material Integrity: Good
Legible Inscription: No inscription present
Degree of Bioturbation: 1/2 sunken

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 267
Historic Number: 206
Ledger Book: Page 46, Number 311
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 12
Marker Width (in): 17
Marker Thickness/Depth (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.