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Lockart Plot: H-15W-87
Name: Date of Birth
DD/MM/YY
Date of Death
DD/MM/YY
Lockhart, Verna M.   Sept 5, 1899
Direction Direction Monument Faces: Materials:
7 Gray granite, white marble
Faces Inscribed:
7
Plot Type: Single Males:  
Condition: Fair Females 1
 
Style of Monument/Gravesite:
Carved white marble monument
 
Site Remarks:
Black mold; some filled lead lettering missing
 
Inscription:
IN MEMORY OF
VERNA M.
DAU. OF
C. P. + A
LOCKHART
DIED SEPT. 5 1896
AGED 4 WEEKS
 
Description and Condition:
Unusual carved white marble monument (58 cm high x 33 cm sq) mounted on grey granite base (38.5 cm sq x 9 cm high). On top of base is flat marble stone (38 cm sq x 2 cm thick). On top is flat marble block (33 cm sq x 16 cm high). On the western face of block is inscription that has been incised and filled with lead: 'HE CARRIES THE LAMB IN HIS BOSOM'. All letters are intact but because of black mold growth difficult to see inscription. On top of block is carved piece of white marble that resembles rocks with a cross on top with inter-twining ivy leaves. At base of cross is scroll that folds down the western side of block. On the scroll is inscription letters incised and filled with lead. The only words intact are 'LOCKHART DIED SEPT 5 19- AGED 4 WEEKS'. All letters are quite badly worn and piece is covered with black mold. The scroll near the 'M' in VERNA M has a 3-4 cm crack. No further damage visible.

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