On November 2, 2017 at approximately 0830, the Townsend Fire Company responded to a fire that was reported to be in the area of the 300 block of Vandyke Greenspring Road. Crews arrived to find the Vandyke-Heath House and barn fully involved.  The Vandyke-Heath House predates the Revolutionary War and is on the National Register of Historic Places.

– Submitted by Brandy O’Neal, photos by Heather Orkis