Superfund Site:

L.A. CLARKE & SON
SPOTSYLVANIA, VA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Alexander Mandell
(215) 814-5517

Remedial Project Manager
Stephen Tyahla
(215) 814-3268

Site Location

Street Address:
ROUTE 608
SPOTSYLVANIA, VA 22408

Background

The 44-acre L.A. Clarke & Son site is located in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, about 4.5 miles Southeast of Fredericksburg.  Wood preservation operations occurred at the Site from 1937 to 1988, except for one inactive period from April 1979 to June 1980.  L.A. Clarke and Son, Inc. (L.A. Clarke) operated the wood treatment facility on the property from 1937 to 1988. Throughout the history of the Site, the property has changed hands many times. L.A. Clarke leased the property from the Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad (RF&P) until 1976 when the Clarke family bought the property.  In 1980, the Clarke family ...
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