Historic Preservation Commission

Since it was established during the colonial era, Thornbury Township has a wealth of historic resources including native american sites, historic farms, and a battlefield from the War of Independence.

The Township maintains a comprehensive documentation of all its historic resources, which can be inspected at the Township offices.

To view the Thornbury Township Historic Resource Atlas click here.

To view the Thornbury Township Historic Resources Map click here.

Historic Preservation Commission Members

Randell Spackman

Michelle Thackrah

Kris Walker

Richard Webster

Pat Macpherson

Fran Ley

Historic Preservation Commission Meetings

The Historic Preservation Commission meets  quarterly on the SECOND  WEDNESDAY of the month.

There are some exceptions to make allowance for holidays and summer vacations.

Please check the calendar on the home page to see if a meeting has been changed or cancelled.

Historic Preservation Commission Special Meeting

On April 18, 2018 beginning at 7 PM, the HPC will review the application for the demolitions of the historic resources on 4 Huntrise Lane. This meeting will take place at the Township building, 8 Township Drive, Cheyney, PA.

Demolition Permit 4 Huntrise
4 Huntrise Plot Plan
Historic Resource Survey Form 4 Huntrise
Scott Megill statement for demolition
Photos of house 4 Huntrise
Photos of barn 4 Huntrise


IMG_0921 4 Huntrise Lane Cottage Photo

Historic Preservation Commission Minutes