William Marriott

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Sacred to the memory of William F. Harriott
Died September 2nd 1858 in the 26th year of his age.
Green be the turf above thee,
Dear Friend of my early days.
None knew thee but to love thee;
Nor named thee but to praise.
Low in this grave thy body lies.
Him that I love so dear,
I know to heaven his soul is gone,
While I am wandering here.

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

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

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 284
Historic Number: 171
Ledger Book: Page 50, Number 334
Cemetery Section: 5
Orientation: East
Marker Height/Length (in): 40
Marker Width (in): 22
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.